2015 Funding Rounds and Initiatives

Public Interest Funding Round (2015)

Awards totaling €30,000 were awarded to 8 successful journalists from all strands of media as part of the fifth round of funding which fell under the theme of ‘Public Interest’. Successful projects published / broadcast so far include ‘When out of hours care proves fatal’ by Tom Mooney, Editor of the Wexford Echo; ‘Voices from the Spectrum’ by Susan Dennehy, aired on Newstalk’s, Pat Kenny Show; and ‘The Hungry Road’ by freelance journalist Bairbre Flood, aired on UCC 98.3 FM.

Click here to view published and broadcast projects from the 2015 Public Interest funding round.