Brazilian news organizations of any type or size, digital or legacy, and journalists can apply to this program.
The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), in partnership with Meta, has applications open for the Accelerating the Digital Transformation program. The program aims to improve the business model and sustainability of digital and legacy media outlets in Brazil.
Participants will attend a series of webinars with international media experts and strategic coaching sessions with mentors.
Journalists and media organizations will also be invited to apply for funding to assist the development of their own projects and news products. Independent journalists will be eligible to receive up to US$2,500 in grants, while news organizations will be granted up to US$15,000.
The application deadline is Feb. 26.