New Venture Fund

For Support Of The Media Democracy Fund

  • Amount
    $400,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    7/13/2015
  • Term
    13 Months
  • Type of Support
    Project
Strategies
Overview
This grant will support the Media Democracy Fund, a project of the New Venture Fund, and its work to promote an open Internet. It will focus on protecting net neutrality, the principle that Internet service providers and government should treat all data on the Internet equally, not discriminating or charging differentially by user or content. The Fund both provides grants to organizations engaged in open Internet work and coordinates coalitions of those organizations.
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Washington, DC 20036
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