Current status: impactAFRICA has now closed applications for round three

Call for applications: round 1

The deadline for applications for innovative data-driven digital storytelling was April 15 2016.

Call for applications: round 2

The deadline for applications for stories on water and sanitation was July 15 2016.

Call for applications: round 3

Applications are now closed for investigative pieces on social development issues. Deadline for submissions was November 14 2016.

Call for applications: round 4

Applications are now open for that shed light on the challenges women and girls face in accessing health care. Deadline for submissions is March 15 2017.

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