Investigative Reporting Grants: Application Deadline Approaching
(Washington) The Fund for Investigative Journalism is currently accepting applications for its Monday, May 16 (5 pm Eastern time) deadline. Applications are submitted online. The online form and instructions are available here: Apply for a Grant. The deadline for the Fall grant cycle is September 26, 2016.
The Fund for Investigative Journalism makes grants to freelance and independent reporters who have ideas, sources, and tips, but need resources to pursue investigative stories. A typical grant is $5,000 and covers reporting costs such as travel and data retrieval; small stipends are also considered.