Location: United States (all)

Opportunity

Free Speech & Peace Research Grants

Grant, Rolling from Stand Together Trust

The Stand Together Trust is especially interested in research that: Impediments to free speech and open inquiry in the academy. Legal interpretations of the First Amendment and their consequences. Exploring … Last updated November 27, 2022

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The Starling Lab: Fellowship

Fellowship up to $20 from Starling Journalism Lab

The Fellowship is open to full-time editorial and technology employees of newspapers, magazines, wire services, nonprofit newsrooms, digital media, television and radio news organizations, as well as independent journalists around the … Last updated November 26, 2022

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Bridging Divides & Strengthening Democracy Field Test Grants

Grant up to $50,000 from Stanford University Strengthening Democracy Challenge

Grants of up to $50,000 will be allocated on a competitive basis to new or existing teams of practitioners and researchers. Ideal proposals will consist of field experiments (randomized controlled … Last updated November 14, 2022

| Applications open | Deadline: January 13, 2023

Opportunity

Arthur F. Burns Fellowship

Fellowship from International Center for Journalists (ICFJ)

ICFJ’s longest-running program, the Arthur F. Burns Fellowship provides talented young U.S., German and Canadian journalists the opportunity to live and work in each other’s country. This highly personalized and practical … Last updated October 30, 2022

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Threats to Democracy in the U.S.

Grant, Rolling from Pulitzer Center

The Pulitzer Center is seeking proposals for enterprise stories that focus on threats to democratic institutions in the United States. Topics can include, but are not limited to, voting suppression; … Last updated September 24, 2022

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COVID-19, Vaccines, and Global Health Inequities

Fellowship from Pulitzer Center

COVID-19 laid bare what was clear to many already: With some exceptions, health systems around the world are woefully underresourced or inaccessible to many who aren’t wealthy.  COVID-19 spread rapidly … Last updated September 24, 2022

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Civic Engagement Open Inquiry

Grant, Rolling up to $150 from Rita Allen Foundation

For this submission period, the Foundation is seeking letters proposing innovative, early-stage work that advances civic science approaches and knowledge. Inquiries may address issues and challenges such as emerging science … Last updated September 5, 2022

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EWA Reporting Micro-Fellowships: Up to $5,000 for Ambitious News Projects on Education

Fellowship up to $5,000 from Education Writers Association

The Education Writers Association is pleased to announce a call for proposals for its 15th class of EWA Reporting Fellows. These micro-fellowships provide financial awards to journalists to undertake ambitious, enterprise … Last updated August 31, 2022

Opportunity

Reporters Committee Legal Fellowship

Fellowship up to $65,000 from Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

This Legal Fellowship is a one-year fellowship that focuses on First Amendment issues, primarily involving libel, invasion of privacy, and protection of confidential sources and materials. The salary for this … Last updated August 30, 2022

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Jack Nelson–Dow Jones Foundation Legal Fellowship

Fellowship up to $65,000 from Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

The Jack Nelson–Dow Jones Foundation Legal Fellowship for a recent law school graduate honors Reporters Committee founder Jack Nelson, a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter who for many years was Washington bureau … Last updated August 30, 2022

Opportunity

Ted Scripps Fellowships in Environmental Journalism

Fellowship, Training from University of Colorado Boulder Center for Environmental Journalism

re you a journalist ready to take your career to the next level? Come spend a year at the University of Colorado as a Ted Scripps Fellow. You’ll deepen your … Last updated August 27, 2022

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

Opportunity

MacArthur Foundation Journalism and Media Grants

Grant from John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

The Journalism and Media program seeks to promote and amplify just and inclusive news and narratives, based on the belief that accurate and compelling media plays an important role in … Last updated August 27, 2022

Opportunity

Women’s Leadership Accelerator

Training from Online News Association

The Women’s Leadership Accelerator offers an intensive program of mentoring, discussion and learning from some of the top minds in digital media. Participants work closely with mentors on challenges unique … Last updated October 10, 2022

Opportunity

FIJ Diversity Fellowship 2022

Fellowship up to $30,000 from Fund for Investigative Journalism

The Fund for Investigative Journalism is offering three, six-month Diversity Fellowships. The fellowships are open to individual applicants from groups underrepresented in investigative journalism due to race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, … Last updated August 25, 2022

Opportunity

Poynter Leadership Academy for Women in Media (2023)

Training from The Poynter Institute

This competitive program has transformed the careers of more than 500 people in news media and tech. It is designed for women and nonbinary journalists who directly manage people and … Last updated August 25, 2022

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GNI Digital Foundations Lab

Training from Google News Initiative

The Lab’s goal is to build digital capabilities and technology infrastructure within small to medium-sized news organizations operating a digital-first business. The Lab consists of two phases: Phase 1 (3-4 … Last updated August 20, 2022

Opportunity

GNI North America Subscriptions Lab

Training from Google News Initiative

This Lab is intended for small to medium-sized news organizations with established skills, technical foundations and more than 2 years of experience with a subscriptions revenue model who are looking … Last updated August 20, 2022

Opportunity

GNI North America Sponsorships Lab

Training from Google News Initiative

This Lab is intended for small to medium-sized nonprofit or public service-oriented news organizations that seek to increase revenue from event sponsorships, sponsored content, and other earned revenue sources. Participants … Last updated August 20, 2022

Opportunity

Media Law School

Training from University of South Carolina School of Law

The Media Law School, hosted by the University of South Carolina School of Law and College of Information and Communications, and sponsored by the American Board of Trial Advocates, provides selected journalists with the … Last updated July 30, 2022

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Opportunity

Cannon Charitable Interests

Grant, Rolling from The Cannon Foundation

For new and returning organizations, please click here to complete the Inquiry Form.  Once the completed Inquiry Form is received, staff will be in touch within 30 days. The system is not … Last updated July 19, 2022

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