The John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships at Stanford University and Big Local News, a project of the Stanford Journalism and Democracy Initiative, awarded today $191,500 in funding to 11 projects worldwide that will report data-driven stories related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

These JSK-Big Local News Data Reporting Grants are being funded with support from the Google News Initiative.

The projects will focus on a wide range of issues—from COVID-19’s impact on pre-existing health conditions to growing threats from evictions and other pandemic socioeconomic effects.

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