ONA Weekly #398: It’s Here! Explore ONA’s 2021 Retrospective

By on February 16, 2022

Explore our 2021 Retrospective

We are excited to share our 2021 Retrospective. In 2021, we saw more than 3,200 people engage in programs beyond the annual ONA membership. The retrospective highlights the work and impact we achieved and offers a view into how we’re focusing our work and approach. Read the retrospective and learn how you can get involved in 2022.

Find your next great hire at Career Day

ONA Career Day is happening March 31. Recruiters looking for candidates for journalism jobs, internships, fellowships, or graduate school programs will have several ways to connect with great talent in the ONA community. The virtual event will offer access to schedule interviews or host drop-in office hours, a fresh resume database and live and asynchronous messaging to connect with opportunity seekers. Learn all the ways you can boost your recruitment efforts at Career Day.


Make a mental health impact

Applications for the Rosalynn Carter Fellowships for Mental Health Journalism are open! Get a $10k grant to report on a mental health issue, intensive training on mental health reporting and join a global network of top journalists. Apply now.

Tiffany Shackelford Foundation pledges $25,000 in support

As part of its launch, the Tiffany Shackelford Foundation raised funds to support ONA’s initiatives focused on women’s leadership in the journalism industry. In just a little over a month, the foundation received enough contributions to pledge a total of $25,000 over the next 10 years to fund these initiatives. Thank you to everyone who has generously given to help honor Tiffany’s legacy. Read more from Tiffany’s husband, Aaron Castelo.

Join the ONA team

ICYMI: We are hiring! We are looking for a Director of Technology and an Events and Membership Manager to join our mission. Both positions are location-flexible, with the option to work from our headquarters in Washington, D.C., when conditions allow. Apply today or forward these opportunities to someone who would be a great fit.

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Career opportunities

ONA’s Career Center is an excellent resource for jobs, fellowships and internships in digital journalism. Recent postings include:

On our radar

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Dozens of technology companies, foundations, consultants and journalism organizations contribute to ONA’s mission throughout the year. Explore our Industry Directory to discover new tools and potential partners, or learn how to get listed.

Support ONA

There are many ways to help sustain ONA’s mission to inspire and support innovation in digital journalism.