Google News Initiative Reveals Grant Winners for Journalism Emergency Relief Fund

Over 12,000 applications were received from 140 eligible countries

90% of applications came from newsrooms with fewer than 26 journalists Google News Initiative

Google provided an update on the Google News Initiative Journalism Emergency Relief Fund it started last month, saying that grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 went to over 5,300 small and midsized newsrooms around the world. David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.