Media Sustainability Program

Active
Yes
Status
Posted
Published Date
May 13th, 2024
Close Date
June 26th, 2024
Award Ceiling
$55,000.00
Award Floor
$55,000.00
Opportunity No.
DOS-GEO-24-007-05022024

Agency

U.S. Mission to Georgia (DOS-GEO)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Other

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

Summary: The U.S. Mission to Georgia is offering the Media Sustainability Program grant to support media organizations in enhancing their sustainability. The program aims to provide grants to media outlets to develop business and media management skills, improve digital presence, integrate new technologies, and explore diverse revenue streams. The program encourages collaborations with U.S. experts or private sector entities. The grant opportunity is open to media organizations in Georgia. The deadline to apply is June 26, 2024. For more information, contact Nino Gagua, the Grants Program Coordinator, at gaguan@state.gov.

Description

The U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi is pleased to announce an open competition to apply for the Media Sustainability Program aimed at supporting the sustainability of media organizations that inform Georgian audiences through a grants program. The program seeks to support media outlets looking to develop business and media management skills. It also supports outlets looking to build data or technological skills as a means of enhancing media sustainability. Program Objectives: The objective of the program is to provide support to media organizations in enhancing their sustainability by offering grants to address the following priorities: · Develop or update business models to adapt to the rapidly changing media landscape. · Implement strategies to better understand key audiences and inform decision-making. · Improve digital presence. · Integrate new technologies to improve efficiency. · Explore opportunities for diverse revenue streams (one example could be offering production services to external clients). Collaborations with a U.S. expert or with a private sector entity are looked upon favorably.

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Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant