Report for America seeks journalists [US]

Posted on Dec 20, 2018 in Specialized Topics

Emerging journalists can apply for this program that seeks to strengthen local media.

Report For America (RFA), a project funded by journalists Charles Sennott and Steven Waldman as an initiative of The GroundTruth Project, places journalists in newsrooms throughout the United States to report on under-covered topics and communities.

RFA is looking for reporting corps members to spend two years in a local newsroom, with with a one-year check-in and an optional third year renewal.

The selected journalists will attend an intensive advanced training and mentorship throughout the program.

The deadline is Jan. 31, 2021.