SUPPORTING

INDEPENDENT NEWS PUBLISHERS

DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS. 

 

ABOUT 

The Public Interest News Foundation has launched an Emergency Fund to support independent news providers in the context of Covid-19.

 

The Fund will distribute a total of £60,000 among 20 UK independent news publishers. All grants will be of a maximum of £3,000.

 

Our Notes for Applicants document and FAQs provide detailed information about our eligibility criteria and selection process.

Applications to the PINF Emergency Fund closed on 2 June at 11:00 AM.

 

SELECTION PANEL

 

All decisions on the PINF Emergency Fund will be made by a Selection Panel, specially set up for this Fund. The Selection Panel is composed of industry experts with different backgrounds and areas of expertise. 

Members of the Selection Panel:

PARTNERS

 

The PINF Emergency Fund is funded by the Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust (JRRT).


Internews is generously providing administrative support for the allocation of the funds.

ENQUIRIES 

Enquiries about the fund can be sent to contact@publicinterestnews.org.uk 


Media enquiries can be sent to clara@publicinterestnews.org.uk

© 2020 Public Interest News Foundation 

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