Independent media organizations, civic groups and associations can apply.
The National Endowment for Democracy
(NED) is seeking proposals from nongovernmental organizations,
including independent media worldwide, for projects that advance
democratic goals and strengthen democratic institutions.
NED encourages applications from organizations working in diverse
environments including newly established democracies, semi-authoritarian
countries, highly repressive societies and countries undergoing
Grant amounts vary depending on the size and scope of the projects,
but the average grant lasts 12 months and is around US$50,000.
NED is interested in proposals from organizations for nonpartisan
programs that seek to: promote and defend human rights and the rule of
law, support freedom of information and independent media, and promote
accountability and transparency.
The deadline is Jan. 17.
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