Money Trail Grants for Journalists

Grant / Award
  • Belgium
  • Apply Before : September 14, 2020

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 14440
  • No. of Opportunity 10
  • Fields of study Journalism

Opportunity Description

The Money Trail Grants are offered for journalists from Africa, Asia, and Europe who are exploring cross-border illicit fiscal flows tax abuse and corruption in Asia, Africa, and Europe. Journalists who are working in the related areas can submit their proposal for the grant.

Details of Money Trail Grant:


Closing date: 15 June and 14 September 2020

Result announcement: 30 days after the deadline

Number of winners: 10 applicants

Grant value:

50000 Euros (the grant will be paid through various projects)


  • The journalist from Asia, Africa, and Europe are eligible for this grants
  • The journalist who is cooperating in cross-border regionally in Asia and Africa
  • A journalist with a story reflecting an offshore element in the national story where the trail leads to a tax haven in Africa and Asia
  • Applicants from European countries who are planning to apply must have cooperated with an African or Asia journalist.
  • Journalists who are correspondents in Africa or Asia can take part in local journalists.

Selection criteria:

  • Journalists will be accepted based on the followings:
  • Reflected value on the mainstream of a forgotten story
  • Related in society
  • Innovative and original ideas and research methods
  • Feasibility
  • Applicants experience and references
  • Salability and newsworthiness
  • Work effort requirement
  • Cross-border stories, collaboration among colleagues in various countries, knowledge, and research potential.
  • Institution watchdog, policies and money
  • Total

Required documents:

  • Complete budget template
  • Online application form
  • Intent letter
  • Personal details
  • Copy of identity card or passport
  • At least two preview work sample of each team member in pdf format
  • Update CV of all team members
  • Publication commitment from the related media organization

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How to apply:

Interested and qualified journalists must create their accounts here follow the process to be considered for the grant

Visit the official website of the program to gain more details and information

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