Area of focus: Science

Opportunity

Science Misinformation: Journalism in the Age of Truth Decay

Grant, Rolling from Pulitzer Center

The Pulitzer Center is eager to support timely, in-depth journalism projects that tackle science denial and the spread of science misinformation and disinformation for its new Truth Decay grant initiative. This … Last updated October 17, 2022

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Taylor/Blakeslee Graduate Fellowships

Fellowship from Council for the Advancement of Science Writing

The Council for the Advancement of Science Writing offers fellowships of $5,000 to working journalists and students of outstanding ability who have been accepted for enrollment in graduate-level programs in … Last updated May 22, 2022

| Applications open | Deadline: January 31, 2023 | Recurring

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The KSJ Fellowship Program

Fellowship from The Knight Science Journalism Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Every year, the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT offers academic-year fellowships to 10 science journalists, to give them an opportunity to explore science, technology, and the craft of journalism; … Last updated April 16, 2022

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The Knight Science Journalism Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Academic Institution

The Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT seeks to nurture and enhance the ability of journalists from around the world to accurately illuminate the complex intersection of science, technology and … Last updated October 10, 2022

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The AAAS Diverse Voices in Science Journalism Internship

Internship from American Association for the Advancement of Science

The American Association for the Advancement of Science is proud to offer a summer internship program for students interested in journalism as a career and who want to learn about science writing. … Last updated November 11, 2022

| Applications open | Deadline: January 13, 2023 | Recurring

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AAAS Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellowship

Fellowship from American Association for the Advancement of Science

This 10-week summer program places science, engineering, and mathematics students at media organizations nationwide. Fellows use their academic training as they research, write, and report today’s headlines, sharpening their abilities … Last updated November 11, 2022

| Applications open | Deadline: January 2, 2023 | Recurring

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American Association for the Advancement of Science

Civic/Community Organization

The AAAS seeks to “advance science, engineering, and innovation throughout the world for the benefit of all people.” To fulfill this mission, the AAAS Board has set the following broad … Last updated November 11, 2022

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Evert Clark/Seth Payne Award for a young science journalist

Award up to $1,000 from Council for the Advancement of Science Writing

The award is intended to encourage young science writers by recognizing outstanding reporting and writing in any field of science. The 2022 winner will receive $1,000. The award is given … Last updated October 7, 2022

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Victor Cohn Prize for Excellence in Medical Science Reporting

Award up to $3,000 from Council for the Advancement of Science Writing

CASW established the Victor Cohn Prize for Excellence in Medical Science Reporting in 2000. Given annually, the prize seeks to honor a writer for a body of work published or … Last updated June 3, 2022

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Sharon Begley Science Reporting Award

Project from Council for the Advancement of Science Writing

CASW will select the first winner of the Sharon Begley Science Reporting Award in 2022. The award, to be given annually, will recognize and support reporting and writing that embodies the high … Last updated November 11, 2022

| Applications open | Deadline: April 30, 2023 | Recurring

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Council for the Advancement of Science Writing

Academic Institution

The Council for the Advancement of Science Writing is committed to improving the quality and quantity of science news reaching the public. Directed and advised by distinguished journalists and scientists, … Last updated November 27, 2022

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Science Magazine

Individual Donor

The major focus of the journal is publishing important original scientific research and research reviews, but Science also publishes science-related news, opinions on science policy and other matters of interest to scientists and others … Last updated May 30, 2022

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The Science Fund for Investigative Reporting

Fund, Rolling from Science Magazine

Science has a long history of investigative journalism, from a pioneering look at the shaky science of dietary fat to a recent exposé on predatory publishers and a data-driven study of who illegally downloads scientific papers. Thanks … Last updated July 19, 2022

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Ribbon of Hope Grants

Grant from The North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation

The North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation invites nonprofit organizations to apply for grants of $25,000 for projects furthering science, health and education in their local communities. These grants are intended to … Last updated October 30, 2022

| Applications open | Deadline: April 1, 2023 | Recurring

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Fund for Investigative Journalism

Foundation

The Fund for Investigative Journalism provides grants and other support to independent journalists and news organizations to produce high-quality, unbiased, nonpartisan investigative stories that have an impact. It provides support … Last updated March 21, 2022