The American Public Media (APM) Audio Search prototype will determine whether it is possible to provide full-text search of audio files, using open source software to automate the creation of text transcriptions of APM digital audio.
To celebrate the art of fashion through exhibitions that highlight South Florida's diversity and famous designers with local ties.
To establish the Knight Case Studies Initiative at Columbia University and plan a journalism leadership center
To prepare a Sunshine Week tool kit and organize local chapter forums
To hold a series of meetings to explore alternative economic models for independent documentaries and other investigative journalism
MediaShift Idea Lab is a group weblog by innovators who are reinventing community news for the Digital Age. Each author won a grant in the Knight News Challenge to help fund a startup idea or to blog on a topic related to reshaping community news.
To create digital platforms that allow communities along the Mississippi River to get contextual information on how to protect and use the river and its tributaries
To take Tallahassee and Leon County to a comprehensive regional vision by supporting an action plan based on committed cooperation between the public and private sectors
To increase the region's capacity for economic development by upgrading an online regional economic and business database
To draw audiences to Overtown’s historic Lyric Theater with a souped-up dance series taking place when the renovated theater reopens in 2014
For general operating support
To bring bold, highly theatrical performances by dancer/choreographers Eiko & Koma to two unique public outdoor spaces, the Reading Viaduct and PAFA’s Lenfest Plaza