Jamlab offers reporting grants [Africa]

Posted on Sep 21, 2022 in Media Innovation

Journalists interested in media innovation can apply for this program.

The Journalism and Media Lab (Jamlab), a project by Wits Journalism, is accepting proposals for in-depth reporting on subjects surrounding journalism and media innovations and innovators in Africa.

Possible topics include case studies based on real world examples of innovations or innovators within journalism and media in Africa; profiles of innovators within the journalism and media arena in Africa; and research report on media sustainability, business models, newsroom metrics and analytics.

The selected journalists will receive up to ZAR20,000, based on the complexity of the pitch.

The deadline is Sept. 30.