$1 Million in Micro-grants Available to Journalism Schools
Posted: 10/17/2013 | By: Lauren Klinger | Poynter
Journalism schools are being challenged to lead innovative as part of
a trifecta of digital initiatives announced by the Knight Foundation
A four-way collaboration among the Democracy Fund, the Robert R. McCormick Foundation, the Excellence and Ethics in Journalism Foundation, and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, and run by the Online News Association,
the Challenge Fund is a “micro-granting program for journalism schools
that want to experiment, want to try live news experiments,” said Eric
Newton, adviser to the Knight Foundation president.