Talent Funding

Beating the heatwave with $$$: Grants, awards, & fellowships for July + August.

A little bit of heat won’t stop us from applying to grants, awards, and fellowships. Here are 39 deadlines for July and August. They’ll take you from Tanzania to Guadalajara to Guatemala City and they offer up to $80,000 in funding for you to achieve your dreams. Go forth! Find our full list on the AIRdaily.

• Casa Joshua Tree Creative Residency
Deadline: July 8, 2018
Details: A week of free residence at Casa Joshua Tree in Joshua Tree, California, for individual writers and visual artists or creative teams to focus on their projects.
Wesbite: http://www.casajoshuatree.com/application2018/

• International Women’s Media Foundation Adelante Fellowship
Deadline: July 9, 2018
Details: Women-identifying reporters with at least three years of experience may apply for the opportunity to go on an all-expenses-paid reporting trip to either Guadalajara, Mexico or Guatemala City, Guatemala.
Website: https://www.iwmf.org/programs/adelante/

• Associated Press Media Editors Training Workshops
Deadline: July 27, 2018
Details: A workshop for journalists who want to expand their digital toolset. Makers from diverse backgrounds may apply for scholarships to attend the training.
Website: https://www.apme.com/general/custom.asp?page=GreenvilleNewsTrain

• What’s Next in Food and Agriculture Training
Deadline: July 30, 2018
Details: Journalists covering the future of food and agriculture may apply for this all-expenses-paid training to take place in September, 2018.
Website: http://nationalpress.org/upcoming/whats-next-in-food-and-agriculture/

• International Women’s Media Foundation Grants
Deadline: August 7, 2018
Details: Women-identifying journalists may apply for funding to complete projects covering underreported issues and narratives, pursue training and leadership opportunities, or launch new entrepreneurial news projects.
Website: https://www.iwmf.org/our-programs/grant-application-guide/

• Poynter X NABJ Leadership Academy for Diversity in Digital Media
Deadline: August 17, 2018
Details: A free training program (and limited travel stipends) for journalists of color working in digital media to attend the Leadership Academy for Diversity in Digital Media to be held at Poynter’s campus in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Wesbite: https://www.poynter.org/training-events/poynter-nabj-leadership-academy-diversity-digital-media