Guide: Application Overview & Questions (2021)
Thank you for your interest in NewsMatch 2021, a collective fundraising campaign designed to transform how communities support the journalism that serves them.
Please note the following updates to this year’s program design this year:
- The distribution of national dollar-for-dollar match funds will be concentrated amongst newsrooms with operating expenses below $1M in the prior calendar year (Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2020).
- All INN members of any size remain eligible to receive goal-based bonus awards and partner funds
- INN is working to develop and integrate resources to help newsrooms build their local match funds
- Time-saving resources and messaging materials like the NewsMatch Campaign Toolkit will remain available to all NewsMatch participants
Applications will be approved on a rolling basis. The deadline to apply is Monday, July 12, 2021 at 11:59 pm PT.