Funding to enable innovation in video journalism [Worldwide]

Funding to enable innovation in video journalism [Worldwide]

Posted on September 24, 2018


October 12, 2018

Publishers, broadcasters, agencies, video creators and production companies can apply for funding.

The Google News Initiative (GNI) YouTube innovation funding will provide up to US$250,000 to support news organizations in building sustainable, innovative video operations.

Applicants must demonstrate a scrupulous approach to journalistic practices and at least a basic level of video production and operations expertise, and manage a YouTube channel with a minimum of 50,000 subscribers.

Eligible organizations must be based in Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Greater China, Finland, France, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Philippines, Poland, United Kingdom, United States, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Thailand or Vietnam.

The deadline is Oct. 12.

For more information on how to apply, click here.