Journalism Grants

Funding For:

Disparities in Mental Health Care & Suicide Prevention

Behavioral Health / Maternal and Child Health


Cheryl Platzman Weinstock - Freelance

Grant Period:

Oct 10, 2023 - Oct 10, 2024



Summary of the Project:

This project will cover ongoing issues on how care is provided to youth affected by the mental health crisis, as well as adult suicide prevention.

About the Grantee:

Cheryl Platzman Weinstock is an award-winning journalist who reports about health and science research and its impact on society, with a focus on mental health, medical ethics issues, and the medical research gender gap. Her writing has been published by The New York Times, Everyday Health, AARP, NPR, KFF Health News, Cancer Today, Reuters, and Spectrum.