Grantee Profile

University of California, Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

Grants to University of California, Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 2 years, 1 month)

    Media

    BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA — The Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley seeks out and exposes government and corporate actions that have a negative impact on the public good. Under the direction of Pulitzer-prize winning investigative reporter, Lowell Bergman, a team of veteran reporters, assisted by annual fellows, produces original international, national and local investigative reports which are published by major non-commercial and commercial print and television news outlets. This grant provides operating support for the Program.

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

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    BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA — The Investigative Reporting Program at the University of California, Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism is an award-winning, non-profit news gathering operation, generating stories for major broadcast, print and online outlets. This grant will provide core support for the Investigative Reporting Project to pursue a program of investigative reporting with an emphasis on deep and analytical stories on important social issues.

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA — In support of the China Internet Project (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded University of California, Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism $850,000 between 2003 and 2014.