Africa No Filter is accepting applications for the Tony Elumelu Storytellers Fund.
The fund supports storytellers telling an interesting, unique story about entrepreneurship in Africa.
The fund is awarded to content creators in two categories: media and art. Media includes journalists, bloggers and vloggers. Art includes photographers, filmmakers, sketch artists, painters and digital artists.
Emerging artists, journalists and content creators in Africa are eligible for grants between US$500 to US$2,000.
Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 35 and have a platform or portfolio of work that shifts stereotypical narratives about youth and entrepreneurship in Africa.
The deadline for the submission of applications is July 29, 2022. Interested persons can apply here.
Blessing Otoibhi is a Multimedia Journalist and Anchor host for the News in 60 seconds at The International Center For Investigative Reporting. You can shoot her a mail via Botoibhi@icirnigeria.org or connect on Twitter @B_otoibhi