Press Start organizes crowdfunding program [Europe]

Posted on May 5, 2021 in Collaborative Journalism

Teams of journalists who want to work together on a cross-border, collaborative story can apply.

Press Start, in partnership with with Free Press UnlimitedFree Press for Eastern Europe (FPEE), and the Prague Media School, has launched a crowdfunding program that will help fund 10 journalistic projects.

Successful teams will have crowdfunding campaigns for their stories launched on the Press Start website and receive a boost of up to EUR1,000 to help them reach their goal.

Journalists must apply in teams made up of two or more individuals from at least two of these countries: Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Poland, Slovenia, Croatia, Czech Republic and Greece.

The deadline is May 20.