grants

APC and Web We Want launch open call for grant proposals
APC and Web We Want launch open call for grant proposals 21 May 2015

Source: Web We Want APC is happy to announce that we are partnering with The Web We Want to launch an open call for grant proposals. A limited number of grants will be offered to projects that support local campaign efforts to promote a free and open Web. We are accepting grant proposals from projects that are working to bridge the divide between technical communities and traditional human rights communities. Projects may cover a wide range of activities, including technical talks; writing p...

International Press institute contest: 2.7 million dolloars to advance digital news
International Press institute contest: 2.7 million dolloars to advance digital news 12 April 2011 Lisa

Recent events in the Middle East have shown us that a new era in news making has arrived. The internet has shaped how news is disseminated, how it is received, and how it is digested. If you are working to create digital and mobile open-source technology and tools to be used by journalists, then you may be eligible to receive some of the 2.7 million dollars in grant money being awarded by the...