Updated Apr 05, 2021

Special Call for Proposals: The Destruction of the Amazon in Pandemic Times

In response to the severe impact of the pandemic, the Amazonia Rainforest Journalism Fund (RJF) and the Pulitzer Center are opening a new call for proposals for journalism grants to cover stories about the region in the times of a pandemic.
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Apr 15, 2021Deadline
Up to $5,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
RegionLatin America / Caribbean
Focus AreasCommunications and Media
Forestry (Environment)
Biodiversity (Environment)

The grants are open to all journalists, including writers, photographers, radio and TV producers or filmmakers; staff journalists as well as freelancers of any nationality living in the Amazon countries may apply. Teams can also apply and indicate the leader who will make the application on behalf of the collective.

Applications can be submitted in Spanish, Portuguese, or English. Stories can be reported and produced in any language. The review committee will select a limited number of projects that meet the criteria of the call. We will seek a balance between Portuguese- and Spanish-language projects.

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