Kevin Grant

Kevin teaches Accountability Journalism at Georgetowns School of Continuing Studies.He is the co-founder and chief content officer of The GroundTruth Project, an award-winning (Murrow, Emmy, duPont, World Press Photo, Online News Association, Webby, Scripps Howard) nonprofit news organization that trains, mentors and supports the next generation of journalists worldwide.GroundTruth is home to Report for America, a service-based initiative to revitalize local news with 300 reporters working in more than 200 newsrooms.

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Kevin teaches Accountability Journalism at Georgetown's School of Continuing Studies.


He is the co-founder and chief content officer of The GroundTruth Project, an award-winning (Murrow, Emmy, duPont, World Press Photo, Online News Association, Webby, Scripps Howard) nonprofit news organization that trains, mentors and supports the next generation of journalists worldwide.


GroundTruth is home to Report for America, a service-based initiative to revitalize local news with 300 reporters working in more than 200 newsrooms. In 2021, GroundTruth launched Report for the World, a global service program supporting local news in countries like Nigeria, India and Brazil.


Grant is a recent graduate of the Media Transformation Challenge (formerly Sulzberger) fellowship at the Poynter Institute and now working on a project about religious leaders worldwide as a journalism fellow at USC Center for Religion and Civic Culture.


He was previously senior editor at the international news site GlobalPost, with an M.A. in online journalism from the University of Southern California's Annenberg School. There he was a Dean's Scholar and a founding editor of Annenberg's groundbreaking digital news organization Neon Tommy.


A two-time International Center for Journalists fellow, Grant has reported from more than a dozen countries on four continents.