Grant funds reporting on COVID-19, Amazon rainforest [South America]

Posted on Jun 8, 2020 in COVID-19 Reporting

Independent and staff journalists, newsrooms and independent news organizations can apply for this reporting grant.

The Pulitzer Center's Rainforest Journalism Fund is accepting proposals for a digital, collaborative news-project on the intersection of COVID-19, deforestation and other critical issues in the Amazon region.

The project should highlight local voices, including local or Indigenous, quilombola or ribeirinho communicators and journalists who may be isolated in their communities.

Applicants can be of any nationality but should be based in the Amazon region. Proposals will be accepted in Portuguese, Spanish and English.

Grants will vary depending on the project.

The deadline is June 23