NOTE: In compliance with government directives regarding the current health crisis, the News Media Canada office building is closed and staff are working remotely. Please submit applications in confidence by email only to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications are being sought for new projects from Quebec French media, English media from the rest of Canada, and Indigenous media across the country. All projects in this round should be completed by March 31, 2023.
Print and digital news media are eligible to apply for funding to News Media Canada. Applications are due on Monday, March 14, 2022.
Applicants are required to:
- review the Local Journalism Initiative – Application Guidelines 2022-2023;
- complete the Local Journalism Initiative – Application Form 2022-2023;
- print a hard copy of the Application Form, sign it, and email it to News Media Canada.
Additional information and documents, such as circulation audit reports, website traffic audit reports, brand reports, media kit or additional issues may be required to determine the eligibility of a publication.
Monday, March 14, 2022
When an application deadline falls on a weekend or statutory holiday, it is extended to the following working day.