Local Journalism Applications Open

Local Journalism Applications Open

It is with great pleasure that the National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada
Is inviting member organizations of the sector to submit their application for the Local Journalism Initiative project,
Which provides funding to hire reporters to cover issues and institutions in underserved communities across Canada.

This program created by the Government of Canada and it is covering a five year project that supports the creation of original
Civic journalism relevant to the diverse needs of people living in news desert and areas of news poverty (Remote communities
Without local publications in a language of other than English or French).

Print and digital news media organization may apply to National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada from every province
Of the Dominion of Canada. Applications can be downloaded from our web sites www.nationalethnicpresscouncil.com and nepmcc.ca
Filed and submitted with proposals or for renewal of publications already in the program from the previous years.

Download application form

For more information please call Anfisa at (416) 921-8926.