The Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa (BMIA) and the Ford Foundation have banded together to set up a Community Media Fund (CMF) to improve natives’ entrance to pertinent data that empowers people in general to bolster arrangements and practices that drive comprehensive monetary and human advancement locally, provincially and broadly. The CMF will make payment to grantees in Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa.
Application Deadline: 24th May 2017 at 17.00hrs East Africa Time (EAT) (UTC+3).
Qualified Countries: Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa.
About the Award: The CMF looks to honor stipends to key common society associations, group media and non-administrative associations in Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa to reinforce subject news coverage, upgrade the money related education of nationals, enhance their entrance to significant information and construct the limit of group media to enhance administration and responsibility through examination and revealing.
Idea notes from qualified associations who are executing intercessions in the accompanying topical ranges are as of now being acknowledged:
Delivering and spreading media content on their host groups; as well as
Concentrating on straightforwardness and responsibility, budgetary Journalism, money related proficiency, more noteworthy access to information, social equity, or investigative detailing.
Qualification: Eligible grant candidates must:
Be Africa-centered and headquartered:
Common society association (CSO)/non-administrative association (NGO) supporting group media; or
Media preparing organization; or
Group media outlet, incorporating an outlet subsidiary with education organizations; or
System of group media; or
CSO/NGO supporting activities that expands the perceivability of rising non-customary correspondents; or a
CSO/NGO concentrating on straightforwardness, responsibility and money related education at the group level.
Be enrolled on favorable terms as per the pertinent laws of Kenya or Nigeria or South Africa.
Be straightforwardly in charge of the planning, execution and administration of the proposed extend.
Have related knowledge doing exercises in need regions of this RFP, particularly:
delivering and dispersing media content on their host groups; as well as
concentrating on straightforwardness and responsibility, budgetary Journalism, monetary education, more prominent access to information, social equity, or investigative announcing.
Must have a financial balance and open a different record for the concede. what’s more,
More likely than not ensured monetary review reports.
For more points of interest on qualification and application necessities for the CMF call for idea notes, please download the full CMF Request for Proposals (RFP) record from the correct sidebar.
Number of Awards: Not indicated
Estimation of Program: The base allowed sum is $10,000 USD.
Span of Program: The CMF will have two rounds of a call for proposition. This is the first round. The second round will be in 2018.
Step by step instructions to Apply: To apply please download the Concept Note Proposal accommodation shape in the correct sidebar. The due date for the accommodation of idea notes is 24 May 2017 at 17.00hrs East Africa Time (EAT) (UTC+3). All idea notes must be finished in English. More points of interest on the application procedure can be found in the Community Media Fund Request for Proposals (RFP) report in the correct sidebar
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Grant Provider: Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa (BMIA) and the Ford Foundation