Screening of ‘Making Them Pay’

The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund presents: MAKING THEM PAY (2007) Introduced by Sheila Ahern, researcher. IFI, Saturday 17th May, 1pm-2pm Free screening In January this year Louise O’Keeffe won a landmark case in the European Court of Human Rights. The

Tribute to Mary Raftery

We recently received a wonderful email from Connie Roberts, an Offaly native who has lived in the USA for the past thirty years, and teaches at Hofstra University, New York.   Connie recently came across the press release announcing the

Mary Raftery Journalism Fund Announces Details of Event To Mark 15-Year Anniversary of ‘States Of Fear’

PRESS RELEASE Wednesday, 30th April 2014 MARY RAFTERY JOURNALISM FUND ANNOUNCES DETAILS OF EVENT TO MARK 15-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF ‘STATES OF FEAR’ The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund – today (29.04.14) – announced details of a series of screenings and panel

Journalism Fund Announces Competition for Place on RTÉ Investigative Journalism Course

Journalism Fund Announces Competition for Place on RTÉ Investigative Journalism Course  The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund has today (02.04.2014) announced details of a competition for a nominated place on the RTÉ Investigative Journalism Course. The offer of the place on

Fourth Round of Fund to Promote Investigative Journalism Launched

Fourth Round of Fund to Promote Investigative Journalism Launched Details of the fourth round of the Mary Raftery Journalism Fund have been announced today (24.03.2014). Journalists are invited to submit proposals for investigations that seek to service the public interest.

Closing Date for Current Round of Mary Raftery Journalism Fund is Friday

PRESS NOTICE Monday, 17th June 2013 Closing Date for Current Round of Mary Raftery Journalism Fund is Friday The deadline for journalists to submit a proposal to the current funding round of the Mary Raftery Journalism Fund is Friday, 21st

Third Round of Fund to Promote Investigative Journalism Launched

Details of the third round of the Mary Raftery Journalism Fund have been announced today (29.04.13). The theme for this round of the fund is ‘children’s issues’ and the deadline for receipt of applications is Friday, 21st June at 5pm.

Children’s Issues Information Session

An information session on the third round of the Mary Raftery Journalism Fund will be held for prospective applicants on Friday, 10th May 2013 in Dublin. The theme for this round of the fund is ‘children’s issues’ and offers an opportunity

Awards totalling €40,000 made to Nine Successful Applicants for Migrant Issues Funding Round

The second funding round – which took place in winter 2013 – was under the theme of migrant issues. A total of 20 applications were received. After a thorough deliberation by a panel of independent judges, chaired by broadcaster Olivia

Migrant Issues Information Session

An information session on the second round of the Mary Raftery Journalism Fund will be held for prospective applicants on Wednesday, 6th February in Dublin. The theme for this round of the fund is ‘migrant issues’ and offers an opportunity for