Professional journalists living in continental Europe who have an idea for cross-border investigation and for research on European topics can apply for funding. ​ organizes the Cross-Border Grant programme supporting teams of professional journalists from at least two different countries in Europe.

Projects can include cross-border research, networking between colleagues, and established and innovative investigative methods.

A total of EUR 200,000 will be distributed over four rounds. Teams can also apply for a mentor to provide assistance during the investigation.