Fact-Checking Development Grant Program launched [Worldwide]

Posted on May 27, 2020 in Combating Mis- and Disinformation

Organizations that have been regularly publishing nonpartisan fact-checks over the last three months can apply for this new grant.

Poynter's International Fact-Checking Network is accepting applications for the Fact-Checking Development Grant Program.

The program is available for established fact-checking units that are pursuing projects around video production, tools development, audience building and new formats testing.

Grantees will receive up to US$50,000 and have six months to develop their projects.

The deadline is June 17.