BRUSSELS - The next deadline for submitting a project is 10 September 2021. Articles in daily and weekly newspapers, online longreads, podcasts, documentaries, ... The Fund supports in-depth and investigative journalism in all its forms.

Both starters and experienced journalists can apply for a grant. These are projects that have great newsworthiness and depth, and are at the same time original, innovative and time-consuming, and which would not come about without financial support. All information on how to apply for a work grant can be found on this website. There is €50,000 to be distributed in this round.

A scholarship from the Pascal Decroos Fund supports the research part of the journalism project. Read the guidelines for more information. 

There is a new application website: journalists who already applied in the past need to create a new account. 

Of course, we are happy to discuss your project ideas or help you with your application in a personal way. So please do not hesitate to contact us by phone or email, or to make an appointment for a video interview.

Deadline: Friday 10 September 2021, 12 AM (CET)


  • kristof.polfliet [at] fondspascaldecroos.org
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