BRUSSELS - 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.

Steps successful application


We receive dozens of well-prepared, interesting applications each application round, so your application will only stand a chance to be allocated a working grant if it is very well prepared (and meets the eligibility criteria). This means you should start preparing your application now. 

Do consider a talk with us, especially if you are unfamiliar or inexperienced with the Journalismfund.eu working grant programme. 

European Cross-border Grant

In 2019, there will be four application rounds for the European Cross-border Grants. The first upcoming deadline, which is set for 14th January, is approaching fast. The dates for the editorial advice are as follows:

  • Tuesday 8th of January: 1:00 – 4.30 pm
  • Wednesday 9th of January: 9:00 – 11:30 am

Money Trail Grants

The next Money Trail deadline will be on the 25th of March. In 2019, there will be four deadlines in total. Find the Skype advice sessions below.

  • Tuesday 5th of February: 1:00 – 4:30 pm
  • Wednesday 6th of February: 9:00 – 11:30 am
  • Thursday 7th February: 9:00 – 11:30 am

Send us an e-mail at info [at] journalismfund.eu with a preferred date and time. Please note that we have time slots of 30 minutes and all times are Brussels time. 

Alan Rusbridger to speak at Difference Day 2019


In honour of World Press Freedom Day on 3 May, the fifth edition of Difference Day will take place in BOZAR, Brussels. Difference Day honours people and organisations that make a difference in protecting and promoting freedom of the press and freedom of expression.