National Geographic seeks storytelling projects on tropical rainforests [Worldwide]

Posted on Jul 20, 2020 in Specialized Topics

Journalists, photographers, filmmakers, cartographers, data visualizers and storytellers can apply for this grant.

National Geographic is accepting applications for its Request for Proposals grant with a focus on stories of tropical rainforests. 

Potential story angles include connected impacts in cities and farming communities; Indigenous peoples and traditional community voices; and solutions and resilience.

Priority will be given to projects from countries within the relevant regions (Amazon River basin, Congo River basin and rainforests in southeast Asia). 

Grants will vary from US$5,000 to U$70,000.

The deadline is Oct. 21.