Program Areas

We support informed and engaged communities through three program areas.

Journalism

Advancing journalistic excellence in the digital age

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Communities

Supporting successful, inclusive cities

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Arts

Connecting people to place and each other

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All funding opportunities

We fund the majority of projects through open challenges. Don't see a match to your idea?

Request for Proposals: Data for Civic Engagement

Now through December 13, Knight Foundation is seeking ideas that develop innovative approaches to this question: In what new ways can we transform how data is collected and used to build stronger, thriving, and more engaged communities? The call offers recipients a share of up to $1 million in funding. The ChallengeOpen data sets require […]

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Arts
Building the Capacity to Innovate and Adapt

Philadelphia-based arts organizations of all sizes and focus areas are encouraged to apply to participate in a workshop series focused on building capacity for innovation.

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