The Irish Times has covered the 2010 Funding Round Launch in today’s edition of the paper, reporting on the coverage that developing countries around the world have received from Irish journalists. Click here to read this article.
The deadline for the 2010 summer round of the Fund is Friday, 7th May. To assist members of the media in preparing their applications for consideration by the judging panel, a half-day information seminar will be hosted, during which the Fund administrators will offer step-by-step instructions on completing the application form. In addition, examples and […]
The speech delivered by Peter Power TD, Minister of State for Overseas Development, at the launch of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund 2010 funding rounds is available to view here. Pictures from the launch with Rodney Rice, Broadcaster and Simon Cumbers Media Fund Judge; Minister Power, and Marguerite Barry from the Department of Journalism in […]
Journalists were today (25.03.10) invited to submit applications to the Simon Cumbers Media Fund for projects to increase public understanding of global development issues. Details of the two rounds of funding in 2010 were announced today by the Minister of State for Overseas Development, Peter Power TD, at the Irish Aid Volunteering and Information Centre […]
A launch event for the Simon Cumbers Media Fund 2010 funding rounds will take place at the Irish Aid Volunteering and Information Centre, 27-31 Upper O’Connell Street, Dublin 1 on Thursday, 25th March at 12 noon. Peter Power TD, Minister of State for Overseas Development, will officiate at the launch. Details of the summer 2010 […]
Our aim for the Simon Cumbers Media Fund Blog is that – over time – journalists who are participating in the Fund will use the blog to post updates on how their projects are developing and to share information and advice on travelling to the different countries covered by the Fund. Blog updates from participating […]