Javni poziv: Jačanje okruženja za održivost medija

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U nastavku teksta u celosti prenosimo Javno obaveštenje o pozivu u okviru USAID programa „Jačanje okruženja za održivost medija“.

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PUBLIC NOTICE REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS (RFA)

for Strengthening Media Systems (SMS)

Issuance Date: 08/28/2018

Closing Date: 09/16/2018

I. SUMMARY:

Strengthening Media Systems (SMS) is a four-year program funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented by the International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX). The SMS project will improve the legislative, regulatory, and economic environment for Serbia’s media in order to provide Serbian citizens with the information they need to engage in informed citizenship and hold their government accountable.

II. PURPOSE:

This RFA is seeking applicants from online media, traditional media, civil society groups, and media stakeholders to submit proposals for the development and scaling of innovative media business models.

III. LOCATION OF ACTIVITIES:                                                     

Republic of Serbia

IV. PROGRAM OBJECTIVE:

  • Support the development of financial sustainability, innovation, and partnerships in the Serbian media sector.

V. APPLICANTS ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

  • Be officially registered and working in compliance with all applicable civil and fiscal regulations, including, but not limited to pertinent local laws and status. In lieu of official registration, a grantee may show proof of effort to secure registration, exemption from registration, or show cause why such registration is either not optional or practicable
  • Meet the projects objectives and principles
  • Contain expected outcomes and results consistent with and linked to the projects objectives
  • Applicant is not a debarred organization

VI. Cost share Requirements:

Cost share is not required but will be considered in evaluation of cost reasonableness and cost efficiency.

VII. Award Information

Subject to the availability of funds, IREX expects to award multiple fixed amount grants, up to a maximum of $25,000. The expected duration of IREX’s support or the period of performance is 01/11/2018-01/05/2019.

IREX reserves the right to fund any or none of the applications submitted. Further, IREX reserves the right to make no awards as a result of this RFA.

VIII. CONTACT INFORMATION:

Please contact the following to receive the Request for Application and the application packet:

IREX Serbia / Strengthening Media Systems, SMS

grants@irex.org