These pages contain a selection of projects produced by applicants for the Simon Cumbers Media Fund.
Daire Higgins went to Kenya to investigate media, information and communication technology and democracy. She received funding to do so under the Winter 2014 round of Read more
Winter 2014 funding recipient Seán Dunne travelled to Haiti to explore how people are coping five years after the devastating January 2010 earthquake Read more
Clare Herbert recently traveled to Malawi with funding she received under the 2013 student round of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund. In her project Clare Read more
Peter Geoghegan was a recipient of the winter 2013 round of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund. Peter traveled to Mongolia to explore the impact of Read more
Rosita Boland and Frank Miller were recipients of the summer 2014 round of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund. They traveled to Sicily to look at Read more
Mary Fitzgerald was a recipient of the summer 2013 round of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund. Mary traveled to Burma with photographer, Brenda Fitzsimons, to look at the fledgling democratic state three years on from the elections in November 2010 when President Thein Sein was elected, while exploring the possibilitites and challenges of state-building through the prism of Burma’s experience.