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KDMC Indie Journo Alum Is Knight News Challenge Grant Winner

Teru Kuwayama, a fellow in the inaugural Web Publishing for Independent Journalists Workshop, is among 12 new media innovators to share in $2.74 million in grant funding from this year's Knight News Challenge competition. Kuwayama was awarded a $200,000-plus share of the funding.

The Knight News Challenge competition, which is in its fourth year, is designed to ...

KDMC Indie Journalists Workshop Alum Receives New Voices Grant

Janice Rombeck, a member of the KDMC's inaugural Web Publishing for Independent Journalists Workshop, and her NeighborWeb community news site, was selected to receive a New Voices grant. NeighborWeb was among "nine promising community news sites" selected to receive the J:Lab grant of up to $25,000.

NeighborWeb will train San Jose residents who live in 19 designated ...