The board of directors of the Fund for Investigative Journalism (FIJ) has awarded $57,000 in 10 grants to investigative journalists in its most recent round of funding.
The grants will help cover the costs of reporting work, such as travel, document fees, and other out-of-pocket expenses.
The grant recipients are:
Peter Byrne, a Northern California-based investigative journalist and science writer,
Pamela Dempsey, executive director of the Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting,
Bridget Hickey, a reporting fellow with the Columbia Journalism Investigations,
John Kelly, editor of The Chronicle of Social Change,
Jeff Kelly Lowenstein, a Michigan-based independent journalist,
Keith McQuirter, executive producer of Decoder Media, a New York City production company,
Vladimir Otasevic, a Montenegro-based investigative journalist,
Amanda Robb, a New York-based investigative journalist,
Mosi Secret, a New York-based investigative journalist,
Dylan Smith, editor of TucsonSentinel.com