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Call: EU grants for small-scale online media: supporting high-quality news products and tackling fake news

Programme
Acronym DG CONNECT- digital single market
Type of Fund Others
Description of programme
"Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology"

DG CONNECT is the Commission department responsible to develop a digital single market to generate smart, sustainable and inclusive growth in Europe and carries out the Commission's policies on:

  • Digital economy and society
  • Research and innovation
  • Business and industry
  • Culture and media
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Call
EU grants for small-scale online media: supporting high-quality news products and tackling fake news
Description of call
"EU grants for small-scale online media: supporting high-quality news products and tackling fake news"
The objective of this call is to support the EU strategy to tackle disinformation by providing funding to specific research projects on disinformation. 
The activities covered by the Pilot Project will be:
1. Analysis and detection of harmful disinformation campaigns at national/regional level and their impact on society and democracy;
2. Expose disinformation campaigns, including their impact on society and democracy;
3. Media literacy activities at national/regional level.
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Thematic Focus Research & Innovation, Technology Transfer & Exchange
Funding area EU Member States
Origin of Applicant EU Member States
Eligible applicants Research Institution, Lobby Group / Professional Association / Trade Union, NGO / NPO, Public Services, Start Up Company, University, Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), Education and Training Centres
Project Partner Yes
Project Partner Details In order to be eligible, a proposal must submitted by a consortium
Project duration min 12 months
Project duration max 15 months
Type of Funding Grants
Financial details Total budget: 2,2 million €
Amount per project: max. 315 000 €
The Commission expects to fund up to 7 proposals
Co-financing rate: max. 75%
Submission Via Post to:
European Commission Directorate-General for Communications Networks, Content & Technology Unit I.4 Media convergence and Social media
Avenue du Bourget, 1
B-1140 BRUSSELS (Evere),
Belgium
Contact Details https://ec.europa.eu/info/about-european-commission/contact_en

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