The Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism at Brandeis University



TaglineThe first university-based investigative nonprofit
Year Founded2004
Type or CoverageInvestigative
StateMassachusetts
CityWaltham
Business TypeNon-profit
Revenue SourcesDonations
Revenue SourcesGrants
Revenue SourcesFreelance fees for work that is published in other outlets
Institutional SupportEthics & Excellence in Journalism Foundation
Institutional SupportUniversity
Institutional SupportOther Foundation
Institutional SupportOther Foundation
Staff Size (Editorial)6-10
Active VolunteersNone
CMSCascade Server
AffiliationsBrandeis University; The Gerald & Elaine Schuster Charitable Trust; Blaustein Foundation; Dorothy Tavris Fund.
Mappin LocationWaltham - Massachusetts
Principal StaffFlorence Graves
DescriptionIn 2004 former Washington Post reporter Florence Graves founded The Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism at Brandeis University thereby creating the very first university-based investigative nonprofit. In less than seven years The Schuster Institute has snatched up more than ten awards and had its work published everywhere from Foreign Policy to Good Housekeeping. It is also one of the few American news organizations whose central focus is social justice and human rights.
Profile on CJRhttp://www.cjr.org/news_startups_guide/2011/01/the-schuster-institute-for-investigative-journalism-at-brandeis-university.php
Homepagehttp://brandeis.edu/investigate