The crisis in journalism has become a crisis for our democracy.

We are calling on a new generation of journalists to serve in community news organizations across the country.

It is time to Report for America.

INNOVATIVE NEWSROOMS — APPLY NOW

Applications are now open to local news organizations that want to host talented Report for America journalists for the class of 2019. These corps members can dramatically improve reporting on under-covered issues and communities. Our application is simple. Just tell us about your reporting gaps, and how you’d use a new reporter to fill them. Apply by November 16.

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TALENTED REPORTERS — APPLY NOW

Applications are now open to talented, service-oriented journalists for the class of 2019. Do you want to serve under-covered areas to provide Americans with the information they need to improve their communities and hold powerful institutions accountable? Join the movement. Our application is simple. Apply by February 1 and start working in a newsroom by June.

Join the Movement

REPORTER

RFA corps members report in local newsrooms across America, including newspaper, radio, TV and digital outlets. They report on under-covered issues and communities.

NEWSROOM

RFA newsrooms host between one and five reporters for a year at a time, covering stories and beats, important to their community and that would otherwise go uncovered.

SUPPORTER

If you would like to donate, click here.  Or explore the other ways you may be able to help support Report for America. RFA is an initiative of The GroundTruth Project.