Applications are now open for small and midsize newsrooms in the U.S. and Canada to receive free data training from IRE in partnership with the Google News Initiative.

Newsrooms selected to participate in the Data in Local Newsrooms Training Program will receive two days of in-house IRE data training, plus follow-up data consultation and services as part of an ongoing partnership with IRE.

Newsroom managers: Apply here, and see our frequently asked questions for more information.

The deadline to apply is June 17. Selected newsrooms will be announced in July.