Local Media Association is offering a free Informational Webinar for newsrooms interested in learning more about journalism funded by philanthropy, and how to apply to join the third cohort of the LMA Lab for Journalism Funding.
The third cohort, announced early in September, will offer free coaching and training from industry experts on how to identify, develop and fund essential local journalism projects that earn philanthropic and community support.
Lab for Journalism Funding – Cohort 3 Informational Webinar
Tuesday, September 27
This informational webinar will feature coaches and participant newsrooms from past cohorts of the Lab for Journalism Funding, and is the ideal way to learn more about the Lab in advance of the final application deadline of Friday, September 30 at 5p PT. Apply here.
Since its inception, the lab has helped more than 50 newsrooms raise over $11 million to fund local reporting. The Lab for Journalism Funding is made possible with continuing support from Google News Initiative.