Opportunities

Opportunities may be grants, stipends, fellowships, free or subsidized training, or in-kind services in support of local journalism efforts. View opportunities with applications open now

Ochberg Fellowship

Fellowship from Dart Center for Journalism & Trauma

The Dart Center Ochberg Fellowship is a unique seminar program for veteran and mid-career journalists who wish to deepen their knowledge of emotional trauma and psychological injury, and improve reporting … Last updated June 3, 2022

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Belk Foundation Spring Cycle

Grant from Belk Foundation

The Belk Foundation doesn’t just invest with money. The foundation invests with time, with advocacy, with action. It pursues its mission with a hands-on approach, working “on the ground” and … Last updated June 3, 2022

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Level I Funding

Grant up to $20,000 from National Geographic Society

Embark on a new era of exploration Who should apply If you have not yet received a grant from the National Geographic Society, are working to establish yourself further in … Last updated June 3, 2022

JustFilms

from Ford Foundation Center for Social Justice

JustFilms supports artist-driven film and new media storytelling projects that explore aspects of inequality, as well as the organizations and networks that support these projects. … Last updated June 3, 2022

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Duke Energy Foundation Grants

up to $10,000 from Duke Energy Foundation

K-12 Education: Nov. 1-Jan 31, 2021 These grants support: Programs to address the summer reading loss (“summer slide”) experienced by rising kindergartners through rising third-graders with an emphasis on addressing new … Last updated June 3, 2022

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TEGNA Foundation Grants

Grant up to $5,000

The TEGNA Foundation supports nonprofit organizations in communities served by TEGNA Inc. The Community Grant program serves to address local community needs. As community needs differ by region, please check … Last updated June 3, 2022

| Applications open | Deadline: August 29, 2022 | Recurring

Solutions Journalism Accelerator

Partnership up to $121,000 from Solutions Journalism Network

Purpose: The Solutions Journalism Accelerator is a programme delivering grant funding, mentoring, coaching, resources and knowledge transfer to support solutions-focused development journalism in European news organisations. Mission: To create demonstrable impact on … Last updated June 3, 2022

News Revenue Hub Accelerator

Membership from News Revenue Hub

The News Revenue Hub helps digital newsrooms develop top-to-bottom loyalty strategies that build lasting relationships with news consumers — inspiring trust, engagement and long-term financial support. Custom-built News Revenue Engine contributions management … Last updated June 3, 2022

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Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation Grants

Grant up to $50,000 from Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation

Where The Foundation Works The Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation funds across the South, but given the region’s size and complexity, it focuses the majority of our efforts in priority places where … Last updated June 3, 2022

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Hatch Institute Pitches and Tips

Grant/Stipend from The Hatch Institute

The Hatch Institute funds investigative stories that give voice to the voiceless and hold power to account. If there is a story you’d like to write, or want to share … Last updated June 3, 2022

Doris O’Donnell Innovations in Investigative Journalism Fellowship

Fellowship up to $20,000 from Point Park University

The Center for Media Innovation at Point Park University is excited to announce the return of its $20,000 Doris O’Donnell Innovations in Investigative Journalism Fellowship. This marks the third year … Last updated June 3, 2022

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Indigenous Reporting Grant

Grant from Institute for Journalism & Natural Resources

Across North America, Indigenous communities are often intimately involved in complex natural resource issues. Whether it’s addressing the realities of sea level rise, fighting to protect water quality and quantity, … Last updated June 3, 2022

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David Dietz Fellowship

Fellowship up to $1,738 from Investigative Reporters & Editors

Established in 2011 for the late David Dietz, an award-winning journalist and a past president of IRE. The fellowship supports early career journalists who have a demonstrated interest in financial investigative … Last updated June 3, 2022

F.M. Kirby Grants

Grant from F.M. Kirby Foundation

The Foundation has no required application format, but believes that a solicitation includes: a report on the use of previous grants received from the F. M. Kirby Foundation (applicable to … Last updated June 3, 2022

| Applications open | Deadline: October 31, 2022 | Recurring

The Science Fund for Investigative Reporting

Fund 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 June 3, 2022

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Virtual Newsroom

Grant up to $12,500 from FIRE Newsroom

Note from FIRE’s director: On a rolling-deadlines basis, FIRE is now accepting applications for customized contract-related legal assistance from two veteran media attorneys. For a new round of grants of up to $12,500, we … Last updated June 3, 2022

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FIRE Consultancy

Consultation from FIRE Newsroom

Services The Editorial Consultancy provides a one-hour consultation with FIRE for tailored advice. Topics may range from specific reporting tips to strategy for story placement or funding.  Funding No funding … Last updated June 3, 2022

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Submissions

Grant from Economic Hardship Reporting Project

Submit a well-researched but brief pitch of less than 500 words. Include a CV and a proposed budget. First, please visit EconomicHardship.org to find out what kinds of stories are … Last updated June 3, 2022

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Gomma Photography Grant

Grant from Gomma Photography

The Gomma Photography Grant is a grant contest tailored to fund and support photographers working in various genre. Begun in 2014, the Gomma Grant has quickly acquired a reputation for being ethical … Last updated June 3, 2022

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2022 CatchLight Local California Fellowship

Fellowship up to $60,000 from CatchLight

CatchLight is expanding its collaborative model of visual journalism to California. This initiative will build a new model for visual journalism, advance representation, and serve communities throughout the state. CatchLight is … Last updated June 3, 2022