"Interested news startups have until July 17 to sign up for the second edition of the GNI Startups Lab, an acceleration program promoted by Google News Initiative in Brazil with the support of Ajor (Digital Journalism Association) and the innovation lab Echos. This initiative is aimed at Brazilian startups.
The objective is to support companies that produce journalism in the digital environment. To this end, the program will offer up to US $20,000 to each of the 16 selected news startups. It will mentor them on topics such as business models, marketing and fundraising, as well as support them to develop products and offer them to investors.
To learn about the requirements and to fill out the application form (in Portuguese), visit: https://www.gnistartupslab.com.br."