Press Release

SNPA Foundation Approves Grants to Help Fund Seven Journalism Projects

[Chicago, IL]  The SNPA Foundation this week awarded $144,150 in grants to help fund newspaper industry initiatives led by state or national press associations and journalism schools. These …
$25,000 help newspaper managers association

SNPA Foundation grant supports The Relevance Project

The SNPA Foundation has awarded a $25,000 grant to help support The Relevance Project, an initiative of Newspaper Association Managers.  The grant is renewable in 2022, subject to a performance review by the SNPA Foundation board.  

The Foundation grant continues a long history of collaboration by SNPA with state newspaper trade associations and community newspapers.  In making the grant, the Foundation board expressed hope that this venture will seed further cooperation and coordination among newspaper industry associations.

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