Call for Proposals within Standard Grants—EaP:
Study Tour of Belarusian and Ukrainian Journalists in the Visegrad Group Countries
The International Visegrad Fund (IVF) and the International Renaissance Foundation (IRF) are hereby announcing a call for proposals in compliance with the Standard Grants—EaP program (grant program within the Visegrad 4 Eastern Partnership program).
Proposed projects should outline a joint study tour of a group of Belarusian and Ukrainian journalists from local and regional media in the Visegrad Group countries including visits to and consultations in print media (dailies, weeklies), radios and TVs and new media with the emphasis on regional and publicservice media.
The tour should focus on the study and exchange of best practices in the following fields:
• media independence and editorial policy
• media financing
• programming and local content production
• relations with local and regional governments and state authorities
• Internet and multimedia
The proposals should contain the following details:
• methods of selection of the participating journalists
• list of media to be part in the tour
• suggested outcomes of the study tour
Project proposals must involve the participation of project partners from all four V4 countries (the media themselves may serve as project partners). Proposed budgets shall reflect the scope of the project but shall not exceed €18,000.
Source: Visegrad Fund website