Index on Censorship is a nonprofit that campaigns for and defends free expression worldwide. Index on Censorship publishes work by censored writers and artists, promotes debate, and monitors threats to free speech.

Types of assistance offered by the organisation:


Target group: human rights defenders, journalists, writers, artists

Operates worldwide 

The Freedom of Expression Awards Fellowship celebrates individuals or groups who have had a significant impact fighting censorship anywhere in the world. Index works with the winners to provide longer-term assistance to help fellows maximise their impact and broaden their networks.

The Fellowships are awarded in four categories: Arts, Campaigning, Digital Activism, Journalism