An innovation challenge to help local media thrive

The Google News Initiative has launched a North American Innovation Challenge, which will fund project that inject new ideas into the local news industry.

The application period is now open and closes on July 15, 2019 at midnight, Pacific time. Selected projects will be funded up to $300,000 and finance up to 70% of the total project cost.

You can read more about the innovation challenge here.

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