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AI & Local News Challenge in the US

Organisation: NYC Media Lab

Status: Closed

  • Awards and Prizes
  • Investigative journalism

Funding Size: $15,000 - 7,500

Deadline: 01/12/2021

  • Eligibility Criteria:
    – Applications are open to university teams, startup teams and teams based at news organizations. The team participating in the program must be between 2 and 5 members. The startups or organizations that teams are affiliated with can be larger;
    – Startups and news organization teams should serve customers based in the United States and have a United States presence and/or be registered in the United States;
    – Team leads for university teams should be affiliated with US-based universities.
  • Type of Funding: Programmatic
  • Target Country: United States of America
  • Application language: English

NYC Media Lab has launched applications for its AI & Local News Challenge, an opportunity for five startup and university teams to develop and advance projects that use AI to address the needs of news organizations.

This Challenge–supported by Knight Foundation–will help local news organizations harness the power of artificial intelligence.

For more information visit NYC Media Lab.

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