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    €800k of European grants

    for innovative development reporting

Call for Applications Round 1

The first call for applications ran between 23 September 2015 and 2 November 2015.  We are currently running the second call for applications. Entries can be submitted up to 26 July 2017 (22:00 CET).

Awards Round 1

The winners of Round 1 were announced on 24 November 2015. The awarded media outlets started their projects after attending the boot camp training and signed the grant agreements in December 2015. The awarded projects were completed within the 12 months following the signing of their grant agreement.

Bootcamp Round 1

The winners of Round 1 took part in a two-day boot camp style training. Taking place in December 2015 in Maastricht, the event focused on impact, dissemination and publication strategies on how to achieve real world public impacts.

Call for applications Round 2

The second call for applications ran between 20 June 2017 and 26 July 2017. We currently do not have any call for applications open.

Finalists Round 2

The winners of Round 2 will be announced beginning of September 2017. The awarded media outlets will start their projects by mid autumn. The awarded projects will need to be completed within the 12 months following the signing of their grant agreement.

Bootcamp Round 2

The winners of Round 2 will take part in a two-day boot camp style training. Taking place in December 2017, the event will focus on impact, dissemination and publication strategies on how to achieve real world public impact.

What we fund and where

The Innovation in Development Reporting Grant has so far advanced creative development reporting in 91 countries

  • € 130,000

    Is the average grant given to support projects of great impact