Journalism Grants

Funding For:

Disparities in Maternal Mortality


PBS NewsHour

Grant Period:

Nov 01, 2022 - Oct 31, 2023



Summary of the Project:

This project explores continued disparities in maternal health outcomes, especially related to maternal mortality.

About the Grantee:

PBS NewsHour is the primary daily, breaking and special news producer for PBS. It produces PBS NewsHour, PBS News Weekend, and Washington Week, as well as has a robust footprint across digital and social platforms.

PBS NewsHour is co-anchored by Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and features the latest news, analysis, field reports from around the world, live studio interviews and discussions. For almost 50 years, millions have turned to it as public broadcasting’s marquee nightly news program for the solid, reliable reporting that has made it the most objective news program on television.