Travel writing grant available [Worldwide]

Posted on Nov 29, 2018 in Specialized Topics

Journalists who write in Spanish or English and have at least one book or article published can apply for this grant.

The Gabriel García Márquez Foundation for a New Iberoamerican Journalism (FNPI) and the Cartagena Hay Festival are accepting candidates for the Michael Jacobs Grants.

The program seeks to benefit journalists and writers who are working on articles or travel books on Latin America and/or Spain.

The winner will receive US$7,500 to finance the research and writing of a long-form article or book and will have the opportunity to present his or her project at the Cartagena Hay Festival.

The jury will consider the narrative quality and the journalistic depth of the projects.

The deadline is Dec. 20.