Report for America is a 2-year national service program that places journalists in local newsrooms to report on undercovered issues and communities. As an RFA Corps Member, you’ll join a movement to strengthen communities — and democracy — through local journalism that is truthful, fearless, fair, and smart. It pairs the skills and passion of emerging reporters, photographers, and videographers with local news organizations across the country. Report for America supports your growth and development as a journalist. The corps members receive unparalleled mentorship and training through Report for America and the partner newsrooms, helping them develop into experienced reporters.