The next Knight News Challenge will focus on answering this question: How might we make data work for individuals and communities? Winners will receive a share of $3 million in funding to develop their projects.

Open to anyone: journalists, startups, civic hackers, and academics, media organizations, businesses, nonprofits, government and individuals. Anyone can also offer feedback on submitted ideas.

Learn more at

Applications open Sept. 8, 9am ET and close Sept. 30

Live events and virtual office hours will be held throughout September to answer questions about this Challenge. (Event list)

On Twitter, follow #NewsChallenge and @KnightFdn. Sign up for News Challenge e-mail updates.

Posted in TDC Partners & Friends on Aug 26, 2015