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2020 Challenge Fund

Applications are being reviewed for the 2020 Challenge Fund for Innovation in Journalism Education, which will award $200,000 in microgrants to boost journalism education and local news.

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ONA20 Everywhere: On-Demand Access

Events from Oct. 1–16 are now available on-demand. ONA members get a discounted rate.

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Vision25: Building Racial Equity in Newsrooms

Help foster newsrooms that are actively anti-racist and collaborative, and journalists of color feel like they truly belong.

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Vision25 — 5 ways to get involved in the movement for racial equity in newsrooms

The Online News Association, the Maynard Institute for Journalism Education and OpenNews are committed to dismantling systemic racism in the journalism industry and transforming news organizations into institutions of belonging. … Read more.

ONA21 is June 22-25—find inspiration, find your people

The 2021 Online News Association Conference (#ONA21) is moving up to June 22-25. We are excited to bring you four days of online programming focused on innovation in audience engagement, … Read more.

ONA Board elects Rodney Gibbs and Charo Henríquez to officer roles

The Online News Association is pleased to announce the election of Rodney Gibbs as the ONA Board Treasurer and Charo Henríquez as Board Secretary. The Board of Directors voted on these positions at the … Read more.

How journalists can ensure equitable information access in their communities

Today, we are sharing a comprehensive database of resources for journalists to engage communities that are underrepresented in their reporting. It’s a central, easy-to-access hub with guidance for identifying gaps … Read more.

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Featured Resources

2019’s Tech Trends in Journalism

Amy Webb will launch the latest edition of Future Today Institute’s emerging tech trends for journalists report, providing insights into what trends will impact journalism, what tools are on the … Learn about this subject.

Expert Investigative Journalism Advice with John Carreyrou

In one of the biggest news stories of the year, Wall Street Journal reporter John Carreyrou exposed fraud by the founder of Theranos, a startup promising rapid blood testing and … Learn about this subject.

Fireside Chat with Maria Ressa

Recent global shifts toward nationalism have led to a deterioration of press freedom worldwide. Journalist Maria Ressa has been on the front lines of this battle. Her organization, Rappler, has … Learn about this subject.

Expert Interview Advice from David A. Fahrenthold

David A. Fahrenthold will walk through how he mixed good ol’ shoe leather reporting and social media to write some of the most impactful stories of the 2016 presidential campaign, … Learn about this subject.

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