2019-06-07

BRUSSELS - If you're planning on applying for our Money Trail Grants or European Cross-border Grants it is very likely that you will need a teammate from a different country or continent. 

But how do you find a teammate to collaborate with? Here are some tips.

Journalismfund.eu

Journalismfund.eu places all the published projects on the website. The overview of all journalists involved in this type of supported research is very useful to find potential and experienced partners... More info here.

Hostwriter

Hostwriter is an open network that helps journalists to easily collaborate across borders. Join hostwriter for free, network and collaborate. More info here.

GIJN network

The Global Investigative Journalism Network is an international association of journalism organisations that support the training and sharing of information among investigative and data journalists. They have a great network of global journalists. Subscribe to their GLOBAL-L List here, introduce your topic and ask if someone would like to collaborate with you.

The GIJN also has a great list of journalism associations from all over the world. Find them here. This is a great way to find teammates for your cross-border work.

ICIJ network

Contact the local member of the ICIJ network.

Award winners

All over the world you have awards for investigative journalism. There is a good chance that you will find journalists with a lot of expertise among the nominees and winners.

Conferences

Visit conferences of investigative journalism or go through the online database of speakers of those conferences

The EIJC (European Investigative Journalism Conference) & Dataharvest is the most relevant networking event for investigative and data journalists in Europe. Subscribe to its list if you’re looking for a European teammate. Once you’ve subscribed, briefly introduce your idea and then ask if someone would like to collaborate.

Reporters in the Field

Over 250 journalists and media activists from all over Europe come together in the N-Ost Network. They combine vast knowledge of their respective countries with thematic expertise, journalistic professionalism and engagement. More here.

Talk to us!

Wondering if your idea is eligible for a grant? Looking for teammates to collaborate with? Not sure how much money you can ask for? Ask us all the questions you have concerning your application at info [at] journalismfund.eu.

IRPI is launching IrpiMedia

2020-03-23

Investigative Reporting Project Italy (IRPI), first centre for investigative reporting in Italy, launched  its media outlet, IrpiMedia. It will be mainly an investigative media outlet, hosting written investigations and features but also documentaries and podcasts: its first release is with Verified, out now on Stitcher. 

Having doubts about your European Cross-Border Grants application? Talk to our Project Coordinator!

2020-04-07

BRUSSELS – European Cross-Border Grants program for teams of professional European journalists has got a deadline coming up on the 15th of April. In the run-up to this deadline, we offer advice to journalists with questions about their idea or application.

We are working from home

2020-03-16

Journalismfund.eu's team currently works from home. But we remain in constant contact with all our partners, grantees, potential applicants and all other stakeholders.