Application Due Date: February 25 2019.

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Promoting the work and advancing the function of females in the news media.
around the world is crucial to openness and a variety of voices.

The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Reporters, the very first financing effort of its kind, makes it possible for the IWMF to significantly broaden its assistance of females reporters. Developed with a $4 million present from the Howard G. Buffett Structure, the Fund supports tasks consisting of academic chances, investigative reporting and media advancement efforts.

Eligibility

A candidate need to determine as a lady and be a full-time expert practicing reporter with more than 3 years of post-graduate journalism experience. If appropriate, groups of reporters might use, however the group leader need to be a lady reporter and the group need to consist of a minimum of 50 percent females

The fund was developed to assist females reporters from worldwide by offering beneficiaries support to

  • Expose under-reported however crucial international concerns
  • Undertake enthusiastic tasks that challenge standard media stories
  • Establish field-based competence and reinforce professions
  • Pursue crucial abilities training and management chances
  • Introduce entrepreneurial news tasks or obtain the ability to do so

Application

The IWMF utilizes an online application system called Submittable for candidates to send propositions.

  • A link to the online Submittable system will be readily available through.
    the IWMF’s site for future financing rounds prior the opening of each.
    round.
  • In order to start an application in Submittable, you are needed to.
    produce a username and password through Submittable’s online system. The.
    system permits candidates to log-in and conserve work prior to producing a.
    last submission.
  • Applicants will get a verification email as soon as a finished grant proposition has actually been sent.
  • All beneficiaries will be informed as soon as the winners of each round have.
    been chosen. Please follow us through social networks for updates.
    throughout each application round.
  • Applicants and beneficiaries maintain their copyright rights throughout their relationship with the IWMF.
  • Due to a high volume of applications, we can not use feedback on private propositions.

To Find Out More:

See the Authorities Web Page of the IWMF Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Reporters 2019

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