The Investigative News Network announces eight winners of the second round of its INNovation Fund grants, for a total of $226,020. The fund was established with the support of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation to spur business innovation and experimentation in nonprofit newsrooms that are focused on audience engagement and long-term sustainability.
ByLisa Williams, Director of Revenue; General Manager, Impaq.Me |
Investigative News Network announces 8 winners of the first round of its INNovation Fund grants, for a total of $236,280. The INNovation Fund was created to cultivate experimentation and new ideas newrooms.
Together, INN and the Knight Foundation have launched the Knight-funded INNovation Fund to help online news providers diversify their revenues, invest in their businesses and experiment with technology innovations to help increase their prospects for long-term viability. The following is a Q&A to help you decide if the INNovation Fund is right for you.