ONA20 Local News Scholarship

Digital journalists working in small news organizations covering local issues are encouraged to apply for the ONA20 Local News Scholarship. Recipients will receive complimentary registration to ONA20 Everywhere, October 1-16, and will be notified by a member of ONA staff if selected. All applicants will receive notification of their status prior to the regular registration deadline.

ONA is pleased to announce that this scholarship is generously sponsored by the American Press Institute and Twitter.

In order to complete this application, you will need to:

  • Answer questions about your digital journalism experience
  • Upload your resume
  • Provide links to your digital work
  • Respond to a short essay prompt

All application materials will be accepted starting Wednesday, Aug. 19 and are due by Monday, September 21, 11:59 p.m. EDT.

Want to support a staff at local news organizations receiving professional development opportunities at ONA20? Contact Chief Strategic Partnerships Officer, Jessica Strelitz, for more information: jessica@journalists.org.