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INN’s research reveals strengths, challenges and opportunities for the nonprofit news field.

The Institute for Nonprofit News provides actionable research on nonprofit journalism for our members, partners and the wider field. Our research captures the progress and setbacks across the nonprofit news field and highlights the best practices and success stories that emerge from our members.

INN Index

Recurring survey of members’ revenue, audiences, staffing, DEI and other indicators

Case Studies

Lessons learned and progress made by individual news organizations


How-to playbooks for practitioners

Trends & Insights

Useful data and examples from the field of nonprofit news

Compensation Study

This data is our benchmark for the nonprofit news industry; the 2020 survey collected input from 91 INN members of all sizes.

Interested in accessing data about the nonprofit news field?

Emily Roseman, Research Director & Editor

Emily leads the INN Index, an annual study of INN members and the most comprehensive source of data about the emerging nonprofit news field.

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