Fund your next intern with a $5K CHC-Foundation grant

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The Chicago Headline Club and the Chicago Headline Club Foundation are accepting applications for two $5,000 grants to support internship programs at not-for-profit media organizations. The grants will cover the direct costs of internships from July 1, 2023, through June 30, 2024.

Grant applicants must be non-profit print, broadcast or online news organizations operating in the Chicago metropolitan area. Applications will be assessed by a committee of the Headline Club Foundation and evaluated on their plans to provide hands-on, impactful experiences for journalism interns.

Applicants should submit applications via this form no later than 5 p.m. on March 10, 2023.  Winners will be announced in early April. Direct questions to Laura Washington at

The Chicago Headline Club Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the Chicago Headline Club and is an
IRS-recognized 501c3 nonprofit devoted to education and related services to Chicago-area journalism.

Read about past intern grant recipients here.

Note: Deadline extended to March 10.