BRUSSELS - The first upcoming deadline is approaching fast! Until March 2nd 2015, teams of journalists with a good idea for a European cross-border story can submit their application for a working grant.

The deadline is set for Monday March 2nd 2015 at 11.59 pm Brussels time. Applications are accepted until then. Please make sure your story is eligible for a cross-border working grant by reading the rules for applications carefully. There is €25,000 to distribute this round.

Skype advice sessions

If you are unsure about your story, if you need ideas or networking help, we are happy to offer our advice and support. Journalismfund.eu's Director Europe Brigitte Alfter will be on call on Monday February 23rd to answer your questions via Skype. If you want to talk with Brigitte, please send us an e-mail via info[at]journalismfund.eu.


Journalismfund.eu supports journalists with good ideas for quality cross-border and in-depth journalism stories in Europe. Past supported stories include the crowdsourcing data project Generation E and the Europe-wide data journalism project The Migrants Files. Journalismfund.eu's Flemish Pascal Decroos Fund grant programme gives grants to journalists for stories with a relevance to Flanders.

The next application deadline is planned for June 2nd.

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