InfoCongo invites journalists, designers, developers, cartographers and data experts to submit a proposal for our Stories, Maps and Data Visualization Grants. InfoCongo is a news and data platform of Internews´ Earth Journalism Network in Central Africa. Launched in August 2015, the initiative aims to identify and amplify local and international reporters dedicated to covering environmental issues in the region.


  • InfoCongo will consider stipend requests for journalists, web developers, photographers, videographers, data analysts and cartographers. Expenses for travel, research and/or database access, and translation may also be covered.


  • InfoCongo welcomes proposals from independent journalists and also from established (small and big) media outlets.
  • Graphic designers, mapmakers, videographer and photographers are also welcome to apply, provided they can show examples of past work.
  • Ideally, applicants should be based in a Congo Basin country and/or demonstrate that the impact of the story on their audience will positively influence development in the Congo region.

DEADLINE: May 20 2017

To apply and for more information  visit here

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