Disney Presents $1M Grant To Exceptional Minds, Nonprofit for Young Creators On The Spectrum

SPJ Foundation Awards Grants To NFIC, NAJA And Others

The National Freedom of Information Coalition and the Native American Journalists Association are among five organizations receiving grants from the Society of Professional Journalists Foundation. Grantees are receiving nearly $76,000 in total funding. Others in the foundation’s first round of 2022 funding are this summer’s SPJ Region 1 Northeast High School Journalism Institute; SPJ’s Future Leaders Academy; and MediaFest22, SPJ’s annual convention. “Finding […]

SMPTE Rapid Industry Solutions On-Set Virtual Production Initiative Receives Epic MegaGrant

SMPTE — through its newest program, Rapid Industry Solutions (RIS) On-Set Virtual Production Initiative (OSVP) — has received an Epic MegaGrant from Epic Games. Drawing on the expertise and contributions of diverse technology and thought leaders, the RIS OSVP is working quickly to assess challenges; establish goals; and make interoperability specifications, workflows, and best practices […]

Tegna Foundation Announces 2020 Media Grants Supporting Diversity, Development and Protecting the Rights of Journalists

The Tegna Foundation, the charitable foundation sponsored by Tegna Inc., today announced a series of grants to promote diversity in journalism and professional development opportunities for media professionals and students. Tegna Foundation also announced it was making a special $75,000 grant to Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press to support its mission to protect […]

Golden Globes Group Gives $3.8M In Grants

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Arnold Schwarzenegger said he has a hard time saying anything positive about President Donald Trump when he hosted the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s annual grants dinner on Wednesday night. The former California governor remembered when he was asked a couple questions about Trump during an interview before being offered to […]