2016 Connecting Continents Grants for African-European Journalists

Deadline: 8 June 2016

Connecting Continents is a pilot project offering working grants for mixed teams of African and European journalists to investigate financial governance in Africa. The project is launched by in cooperation with Oxfam Novib, which provides the money for the grants.

Funding available

The Program provides €100,000 for working grants for Sub-Saharan African journalists collaborating with European colleagues.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Only intercontinental journalist teams consisting of at least one Sub-Saharan African and one European journalist are eligible to apply.
  • Preference goes teams of which the African member(s) is/are working in DR Congo, Uganda, Nigeria or Mozambique, although others are also eligible.
  • The teams have to ensure that their story will be published in at least one African and one European country.
  • Focus should be on financial flows and/or governance.

How to Apply

Applicants have to create an account first by registering at the given website.

For more information, please visit Connecting Continents.


  1. Avatar Muktar yusuf says

    I am muktar yusuf from Nigeria a humanitarian coordinator and journalist I would to apply for your grants my write up will follow later

    • Avatar Deepika Singh says

      Hi Muktar,

      Fundsforngos is not a funding organization and we do not provide grants. We are a social enterprise that provides fundraising guides, resources, and the latest funding opportunities to help you fundraise better and secure grant funding.

      For more information regarding the application procedure, eligibility criteria and more , please visit the link provided in the last line at the end of the post.

      Thank You!