Be the media you wish to see

Foundations
Source: J-Lab
Program: New Voices
Eligibility:

Eligible to receive New Voices funding are 501(c)3 organizations and education institutions, including community groups, public broadcasters, independent media, colleges and universities, and individuals working under the sponsorship of a nonprofit fiscal agent.

Only start-up news initiatives can receive funding. Ongoing efforts are not eligible unless they are proposing a new project or product.

 

Purpose:

Is something missing in your local media landscape? Are you craving news and information sources that energize, engage and build a sense of community and connection? Are you ready to be the media you wish to see in your town?

J-Lab: The institute for Interactive Journalism invites you to apply for funding to launch a participatory news venture in your community. J-Lab will select eight projects in 2009. Each project may receive up to $25,000.

 

  Name: N/A
  Deadline: February 12, 2009
  Maximum Award: $25,000
  Number Of Awards: 3+
  Period: Two years.
 
More Information:

APPLY ONLINE:
www.j-newvoices.org/apply/NV09
Complete all submissions in English only.

Phone: 202-885-8100
E-mail: news@j-lab.org
Web: www.J-NewVoices.org

 

URL: http://www.j-newvoices.org/site/story/2009rfp/