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.

Money Trail project

Apply now for a Money Trail training in Nairobi

2020-02-25

Money Trail offers a new five-day training course focused on how to make you a better and more secure investigative reporter. The course takes place from 29 June until 3 July 2020 in Nairobi. Deadline for applications is 9 March 2020.

Impact of our cross-border investigation: Manufacturer to stop making pesticide linked to brain damage

2020-02-11

A major manufacturer of the insecticide chlorpyrifos Corteva Inc will stop making the chemical at the end of the year. This became possible thanks to Journalismfund.eu-supported cross-border investigation on chlorpyrifos conducted by the collaborative team of journalists from Poland, Denmark and Slovenia. 

2019 - Year of records and progress for Journalismfund.eu

2020-02-10

For Journalismfund.eu 2019 proved a year of consolidation and continued growth for its current programmes and its grantees. Record amounts of grant money over the past two years – 920.651 euro in 2019 and 1.230.567 euro in 2018 – were allocated to the teams of journalists worldwide. In 2019 alone, we supported 119 projects consisting of 262 journalists all over Europe and beyond.