The Journalists Support Fund is the first funding initiative of its kind, in pursuant to the policy of Information and Culture Department, Government of the Punjab, for the welfare of media personnel. Financial assistance is provided to the deserving media personnel through this fund.
It also includes the provision of supplementary grants to media bodies/press clubs of Punjab for construction of their buildings/offices and purchase of furniture and fixture etc. Moreover, housing schemes have been established for journalists. So far there are three housing schemes in Lahore, Rawalpindi and Multan.