TV Beats in 2020-2021

Report for America is offering 11 positions in innovative local TV stations around the country — covering crucially important beats. Apply here; the deadline is Jan. 31.


Detroit Public Television — Michigan: 1) Threats to safe drinking water; 2) Early childhood education in metro Detroit

Kansas City PBS — Missouri: Rural issues in Missouri

KIVI-TV — Idaho: Agriculture and rural issues including immigration and effects of climate change

KTVH-TV, The Montana Television Network — Montana: Native American communities

Spectrum News 1 — California: Local government decisions affecting environmental sustainability

Spectrum News 13 — Florida: Central Florida’s housing crisis

Today’s TMJ4 — Wisconsin: One of the poorest zip codes in the city: 53206

WCPO — Ohio: Gentrification in Cincinnati

WEWS — Ohio: Illiteracy in Cleveland

WRAL-TV — North Carolina: Eastern North Carolina

Apply now. You can scan the full list of 204 positions, and sort by beat or state, here.


If you have any questions about the application process, please contact us:

Kim Kleman, National Director |

David Reed Fox, Corps Member Applications Manager |