Call for proposals 2018 - Data-driven news production on EU affairs Connect/2018/3646551 Closed!


This Call aims to increase reporting on European issues, from pan-European viewpoints and/or by comparing different viewpoints from within Europe. To do so, it stimulates the production of innovative content through data-driven research and visualisations and the distribution of such content to as many EU citizens as possible.


Types of activities eligible under this call for proposals:

  • journalistic research activities, such as data gathering
  • data filtering and categorisation
  • organisation of collaborative digital workspaces
  • content production (may include articles, visuals, video and audio content)
  • editorial supervision
  • content adaptation
  • building/maintaining a suitable technical web-platform for publication
  • webinars and virtual meetings
  • activities to enlarge uptake by other media and exchange good practices
  • promotion and dissemination of results to media and/or end-users

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 1,90 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 25 September 2018 - 3 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for Proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible


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