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GNI Innovation Challenges

The GNI Innovation Challenges empower news organizations from around the world that pioneer new thinking in online journalism, develop new paths to sustainability and better understand their communities. In turn, we share inspiring stories, lessons learned and useful tools generated to stimulate a more robust and diverse news ecosystem.

Regions

Regions Open for Applications

Apply to an Innovation Challenge below based on your location.

  • Asia-Pacific Applications

    The 2022 Asia-Pacific Innovation Challenge will select projects that demonstrate new thinking to challenge the status quo and take bold steps towards a more diverse and sustainable future for digital journalism.

  • North America Applications

    Not currently accepting applications.

  • Latin America Applications

    Not currently accepting applications.

  • European Applications

    Not currently accepting applications.

  • Middle East, Turkey & Africa Applications

    Not currently accepting applications.

Progress

The Innovation Challenges have been driving innovation in news since 2018 and have funded over 200 projects in 47 countries.

200+
projects
$30M
offered in funding