IWMF announces fund for women in journalism. Note: Special consideration will be given to freelancers, who operate without backing from media outlets. (Woot!) Deadline March 23.
Women journalists can apply for the Howard G. Buffet Fund.
The International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) launched the fund to support the ambitious ideas of women journalists seeking substantive backing for projects and opportunities related to the news media, including educational opportunities, investigative reporting and media development initiatives.
The IWMF will make an annual total of US$230,000 worth of grants. Grant sizes will depend on the projects or opportunities in question, and the inclusion of a detailed budget. Special consideration will be given to freelancers, who operate without backing from media outlets.
The first round of funding opens March 2. The deadline is March 23.
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