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Journalism Grants

Funding For:

Elevating Diverse Health Scholars in Journalism


Recipient:

The Conversation

Grant Period:

Nov 01, 2021 - Nov 30, 2022

AMOUNT:

$30,000.00

Summary of the Project:

This project will advance inclusion and amplify more diverse voices in health reporting by mentoring Black,Hispanic, Native American, and other scholars of color who will translate research on health disparities and inequities into journalism.

About the Grantee:

The Conversation brings together editors and academics to translate research into accessible content for the public, reaching more than 9 million people a month. On average, stories are republished in 6 to 9 news outlets, including via the Associated Press wire and in local papers.