Diversity Reporting Grants

NYU Journalism is offering fifteen (15) grants of up to $1,000 each to graduate or undergraduate students who are working on substantive reporting projects in any medium that explore the social, economic, or political challenges facing marginalized communities.

The grants are designed to support research costs associated with reporting these stories. Funds may be used for travel. International travel is subject to NYU’s Covid-19 travel policies.


Open to both NYU graduate and undergraduate journalism students. To be eligible to apply:

  • Graduate students must be enrolled in an NYU Journalism masters program.
  • Undergraduate students should be declared journalism majors or minors.

Application and Deadline

For the fall of 2022, students can apply for a Reporting Grant in advance of:

  • Friday, November 11, 2022

All proposals should be submitted by 11:59 PM EST on the application deadline. You will be asked to submit a proposal with a budget, which will be judged by a faculty committee.

How to apply: 

To apply for a Fall 2022 Reporting Grant, please submit a Submittable application.

Additional Opportunities:

There will be at least one more round in the Spring 2023 term.

Questions? Email Keyana Smith keyana.smith@nyu.edu


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