Report for the World Newsroom Project 2023 for News Organisations Around the World. Apply below.
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When is Application Deadline?
20th February 2023
Tell Me About Award:
Report for the World once again invites independent news organizations across the globe to join its growing network of host newsroom partners, as it deepens its presence in different regions through editorial collaborations and professional development of its reporting corps.
An initiative of The GroundTruth Project, Report for the World currently supports 30 local journalists in 17 newsrooms across Brazil, India, Nigeria, Ukraine, Mexico, Hungary, Zimbabwe and Peru. We are especially interested in media from the Middle East, North Africa, Southeast Asia and Southern Africa for this round.
What Countries are Eligible?
We are especially interested in media from the Middle East, North Africa, Southeast Asia and Southern Africa for this round.
Who is Eligible?
Newsrooms are invited to apply between now until Feb. 20. They will be asked to make the case for the beat they want to cover and how they will provide support and mentorship to their prospective corps members. Current beats can be found here.
How are Applicants Selected?
The application process for Report for the World is highly competitive with two rounds of interviews with shortlisted applicants to determine a mutually beneficial fit. The selected newsrooms will then hire corps members through a competitive process and welcome them as full-time employees of the newsrooms for up to three years. Corps members take on critical issues — from gender inequality to climate change, corruption, labor rights, health, and education — as their assigned beats.
How many Awards?
What is Value of Award?
If selected, Report for the World will provide newsrooms with salary support to hire local journalists and offer professional development in journalism safety, cyber security, visual journalism, international collaboration and story design.
How to Apply?