Knight News Challenge offers $2.75 million for ideas to strengthen the Internet

Mar022014

EveryBlock got its start with a Knight Foundation News Challenge grant. The submission period for the new round of grants opened on February 27th.

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“Knight is collaborating with Ford Foundation and Mozilla on the challenge. Winners will receive a share of $2.75 million, which includes $250,000 from Ford Foundation.

Applicants can enter by completing a brief entry on newschallenge.org by March 18 that answers the question: How can we strengthen the Internet for free expression and innovation? The challenge aims to attract a broad range of innovative ideas from journalism, policy, research and education.”

Read more at: http://www.knightfoundation.org/press-room/press-release/knight-news-challenge-offers-275-million-ideas-str/

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