6.01.2017

Deadlines for applications 2017

The application deadlines for 2017 are:
  • 6 January
  • 10 February
  • 31 March 
  • 12 May
  • 7 August
  • 15 September
  • 3 November

We would also remind you that the call for proposals for earmarked funding for New Journalism

Applications to the Fritt Ord Foundation should be submitted here: portal.frittord.no. (The English language option is in the top-right corner.) For further information, please contact tel. +47 23 01 46 46 or email: post@frittord.no.

Applications must be submitted to the Fritt Ord Foundation well in advance, allowing time for the completion of our administrative procedures before the project in question is carried out. Support will not be granted in arrears.

Guidelines for potential applicants can be found here.

PRESS RELEASE 4 APRIL 2018

The Freedom of Expression (Fritt Ord) Foundation Prize for 2018 goes to the journalists Harald Amdal, Eirik Linaker Berglund, Thor Harald Henriksen and Kenneth Hætta for their trust-based, consequential investigative journalism in the Tysfjord case.

The RSF 2018 Press Freedom Index
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The Fritt Ord announces a call for applications for 10 annual grants of NOK 200 000 each for critics who write for daily or weekly newspapers, or who write reviews for TV/radio. The grants can be awarded to critics who work in any field related to art or culture.