Apply to be a Report for America Host Newsroom

What are the topics or communities that you think your local news organization should be covering, but isn’t? And what if you could do something about it?

Apply for Report for America to become a host newsroom. If selected, Report for America will place an early career or experienced reporter in your newsroom and help cover the salary of the reporter for up to three years.

The application deadline is Oct. 3, 2022.  More information about the program can be found here.  If you have any questions, please contact the recruitment team at

To learn more, register for a virtual information session below
September 15, 2 p.m. ET 
September 22, 2 p.m. ET

Report for America is a national service program that places talented emerging journalists in local newsrooms to report on under-covered topics and communities across the United States and its territories. By creating a new, sustainable model for journalism, Report for America provides people with the information they need to improve their communities, hold powerful institutions accountable, and restore trust in the media. Report for America is an initiative of The GroundTruth Project, an award-winning nonprofit journalism organization dedicated to rebuilding journalism from the ground up.

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