Journalist Assistance

How to Get Help


We carefully vet all assistance cases. To request assistance, please contact:

The Committee to Protect Journalists
330 Seventh Avenue, 11th floor
New York, NY 10001

Tel: +1 (212) 465-1004, ext. 114, 118
Fax: +1 (212) 465-9568

Attn: Journalist Assistance Program
E-mail: [email protected]

All applicants are asked to complete CPJ's assistance request form (PDF). In contacting CPJ for assistance, you can expedite your request by sending a completed request form. All information is confidential.

Due to the high volume of requests, we are not able to respond to everyone who needs our help. CPJ does not provide funding for organizations, media outlets, or media projects, and we do not offer professional training or scholarships.

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