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GV Face: How to Win the Rising Voices Microgrant

Categories: Eastern & Central Europe, Latin America, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, Citizen Media, Digital Activism, GV Face

Are you brimming with an idea to help your community tell their story through citizen media? Do you need funding and support? Do you want to be part of a global network committed to bridging the digital gap?

Then you need to apply for the 2014 Rising Voices Microgrant [1]!

This Friday on GV Face the Rising Voices (RV) team find out best practices for winning the Rising Voices microgrant competition.

Laura Morris, Rising Voices Editor speaks to former winners from Niger, Guatemala and Greece about the application process, their projects and experiences being part of the RV community.
– Orsolya Jenei, coordinator for Mapping for Niger (Winner from 2013)
– Romeo Rodriguez, coordinator for Xela Civic Libraries Guatemala (Winner from 2012)
– Alexia Kalaitzi, coordinator for Blind Dates, Greece (Winner from 2011)

Here's a link to the Google + event.  [2]