Grantee wins Prix Louise Weiss for supported story


PARIS - French journalist Prune Antoine has been awarded the Prix Louise Weiss for European Journalism for her story on organ trafficking in Kosovo, supported by The prize is awarded every year to French-speaking, European journalists.

2014 in Application Numbers


BRUSSELS - A new year often makes for the perfect moment to glance back at past work. For 2014 proved a year of consolidation and continued growth with a record amount of grant money allocated.

€190,000 OSF grant for


BRUSSELS – is proud to announce that it’s been given a grant of about €190,000 by Open Society Foundations to continue its mission of promoting quality and in-depth journalism in Europe.

Freedom of speech is not self-evident


We would like to express our sincere condolences to the family, colleagues and friends of the victims of the tragedy that took place at Charlie Hebdo’s offices in Paris today.

Norwegian journalist who discovered secret surveillance speaking at Dataharvest+


OSLO - One of the journalists behind Norwegian daily Aftenposten's recent investigation into secret surveillance in Oslo will be speaking at's Dataharvest+ Conference 2015. Per Anders Johansen will show how they revealed the secret surveillance of Norway's leaders.

Skype advice sessions with Brigitte on 6 January 2015


BRUSSELS - In the run-up to our extra application round (deadline 26 January 2015) we are organising a second day of Skype advice sessions with Brigitte Alfter on Tuesday January 6th.

ICIJ Deputy Director Speaking at Dataharvest+ 2015


BRUSSELS – Investigative journalist Marina Walker, deputy director of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and project manager of their recent #LuxLeaks investigation, will be speaking at’s Dataharvest Conference in May 2015.

New online platform to be launched to protect journalists


The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) has joined forces with the Council of Europe (CoE) and media freedom partner agencies, in launching a new online “rapid reaction” platform for journalists under threats.

Extra application deadline: 26 January 2015


BRUSSELS – We are happy to announce an extra application deadline early 2015. Investigative journalists from across Europe who are planning a transnational collaborative story are invited to apply for a working grant.