This is an open call for ideas using immersive storytelling to discover new ways to engage audiences and advance the field of journalism. From May 30 to June 28, invite you to submit your idea to win a share of 200,000 USD, which will be awarded at the Online News Association conference in Austin, Texas September 13 – 15, 2018.
The Online News Association, Knight Foundation, and Google News Initiative are partnering to launch this open call for ideas, offering ten grants of up to USD 20,000 each to test, refine and build out a project.
Journalism 360 is a global network of storytellers accelerating the understanding and production of immersive journalism. Journalism 360 mission is to help news organizations, journalists, technologists, content creators and journalism educators experiment with all forms of immersive storytelling, including but not limited to 360 videos, augmented reality, virtual reality, and mixed reality.
The challenge is open to journalists, technologists, entrepreneurs, gamers, software developers and academics, news organizations, startups, established businesses, nonprofits, and individuals, anywhere in the world.
Ten grants of up to 20,000 USD each to test, refine and build out a project.
How to Apply?
Before applying please read the FAQ’s.
In order to apply fill the online application.
For more information please visit the official website.