Refugee Crisis Media Fund Information Session


The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund, with the support of the Tony Ryan Trust, is hosting a special information session on the Refugee Crisis Media Fund, which is currently seeking applications from journalists and media professionals.

The information session will take place between 11am – 1pm on Wednesday, 26th April in the Liberties Suite in Brooks Hotel, 62 Drury Street, Dublin 2.

During the information session, representatives from the Mary Raftery Journalism Fund will provide details about the Refugee Crisis Media Fund, including the application process and the guidelines and criteria for same.

To indicate your intention to attend please register your details via the Eventbrite link below before 5.00pm, Monday, 24th April.

The Refugee Crisis Media Fund was established to provide support to journalists and media professionals who wish to investigate the refugee crisis in Europe and the impact of the arrival and integration of refugees in Ireland. Up to €40,000 will be available for allocation and the maximum payable to any applicant will be €20,000. 

The closing date for applications to the Fund is 5.00pm, Wednesday, 31st May 2017. 

Full details on the Fund are available here: 

If you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us by email via or by phone on 01-4200580.