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Invest in Religion News: We provide a variety of ways you can contribute financially toward a strong and vigorous media report on religion in the United States and across the world.

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Conference Scholarships. Send a journalist to our premier professional training venue, the Religion Newswriters Association’s annual conference. The three-day intensive will help reporters learn about the latest issues, newsmakers and trends. Reporters will also find opportunities to network, share ideas and meet colleagues from across the world. $800.

ReligionLink Tip Sheet. Help journalists produce rich, nuanced stories with our popular, twice-monthly tip sheet. ReligionLink is rated the no. 1 resource for writing about religion. $5,000.

Source Guide. Provide a lasting resource for journalists who want to delve deeply into a complex subject or issue related to religion. Online source guides help reporters gain a competitive advantage by providing them pertinent stories, background information and lists of regional and national sources. Our source guides are an invaluable tool, providing everything from poll numbers to phone numbers. $15,000.

Reporters. Help us hire a full-time or part-time journalist to shed light on one of a myriad issues in the world of religion, spirituality or ideas. $50,000-$100,000.

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Join our team

The Religion Newswriters Association is a membership organization for professional journalists writing about religion. Learn more about our many offerings, including tools and training, scholarships, contests, conferences and more.

The Religion News Service provides summer internships to a select number of reporters who want to gain practical, hands-on experience writing about religion.

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