Deadline extended: Leadership Academy for Diversity in Digital Media open [US]

Posted on Feb 3, 2022 in Diversity and Inclusion

Journalists of color who work in the digital space with leadership responsibilities or have demonstrated leadership potential can apply for this training program.

The Poynter Institute, in partnership with The Washington Post, is accepting applications for the Leadership   Academy for Diversity in Digital Media.

A total of 30 journalists will be selected for the academy, which will take place Oct. 9 to 14 at Poynter’s campus in St. Petersburg, Florida. 

The training will focus on critical skills journalists of color need on their paths to leadership in digital journalism and technology. 

There is no cost for this program. A limited number of travel stipends is available.

The deadline is Feb. 11.