Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Young Invincibles

Washington, D.C.
$35,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2016

Young Invincibles

Washington, D.C.

$35,000

Young Invincibles (YI) is a national organization that focuses on empowering young Americans with information regarding health care, jobs, entrepreneurship and higher education. This grant will support the YI Campus Newspaper Engagement Network to expand student political reporters’ knowledge base and elevate conversations by educating student journalists on federal higher education policy issues. Working in North Carolina, Florida, Pennsylvania, Arizona, Illinois, and Ohio, YI will train student journalists at several colleges in each of the states, providing a platform to elevate critical issues and educate reporters, students and candidates about need-based financial aid, student supports, college advising, pathways to completion, school quality and accountability, and loan repayment.

Area Served

Area Served:
Washington, D.C.