Journalism Grants

Funding For:

Nightmare Bacteria and the Crisis in Antibiotics

Prescription Drugs


Investigative Reporting Workshop, American University

Grant Period:

Nov 30, 2016 - Aug 30, 2017



Summary of the Project:

A NIHCM Foundation Journalism grant supports the development of an interactive, multi-media project to educate the public on antimicrobial resistance, including the extent of the problem, the potential solutions and the need for policy to address the crisis.

About the Grantee:

The Investigative Reporting Workshop, a project of the School of Communication (SOC) at American University, is a nonprofit, professional newsroom. The Workshop publishes in-depth stories at about government and corporate accountability, ranging widely from the environment and health to national security and the economy.

Related Grantee Work

Investigative Reporting Workshop Interactive Website

This interactive website, produced by the Investigative Reporting Workshop and based on two FRONTLINE documentaries, educates the public on antimicrobial resistance.

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