ONA Weekly #172

By on August 30, 2017

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 ONA Weekly No. 172
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ONA awarded OSF New Executives grant

We’re pleased to announce that ONA has been awarded an Open Society Foundation Grant for New Executives — a two-year, $100,000 grant that helps newly appointed directors to implement their vision of change. As a grant recipient, ONA Executive Director Irving Washington will oversee its implementation through investments in the organization’s growth and the development of the next strategic plan. We are grateful to the Open Society Foundation and humbled by this honor. 

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Explore the Online Journalism Awards finalists

The finalists for the 2017 Online Journalism Awards are out and it’s a truly great crop of powerful digital reporting. Especially exciting are this year’s two new categories that reflect journalism’s evolution: Excellence in Audio Digital Storytelling and Excellence in Immersive Storytelling. If you’re looking for digital inspiration, explore the finalists on the new awards site. Who knows? Maybe you’ll write a story that’ll earn an OJA next year.

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Run for the ONA Board of Directors

The deadline for ONA board nominees to declare their candidacy is 11:59 p.m. ET, tomorrow, Aug. 31. Candidates should be passionate digital professionals with a demonstrated history of service to ONA. As a member of the board of directors, they will join a motivated team to help guide the world’s largest group of digital journalists. Voting begins Oct. 3. 

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Upcoming events

ONA Local groups regularly host events and meetups for digital journalists all over the world. Find a group near you or get in touch if you’re interested in starting an ONA Local group.
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Jobs for journalists

Whether you’re focused on getting a new job right now or just interested in seeing what opportunities are out there, ONA’s Career Center is an excellent resource for journalism jobs. It’s free for job seekers to browse. Recent postings include:

Summer isn’t over yet. Use code “2QV75977” to save 20% for any job campaigns booked from now until Sept. 8. 
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What we’re reading

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Jennifer Mizgata

Jennifer Mizgata is Director of Programs at the Online News Association. She focuses on identifying talented digital journalists and innovative journalism projects and providing them with support.