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News Challenge: Mobile Office Hours: Get your questions answered

Sept. 6, 2012, 9:28 a.m., Posted by John Bracken and Chris Sopher

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There are only four days left to submit your application to the Knight News Challenge: Mobile, which closes at noon ET on Sept. 10.

If you’re still thinking about how to form your idea, have questions that aren’t answered by our FAQ or want to clarify anything about the application, you can join us for News Challenge office hours.

At 1:00 p.m. ET, Friday Sept. 7, join us for a video/audio hangout with Knight’s John Bracken, director Journalism/Media Innovation, and Christopher Sopher, journalism program associate.

You can join the session by Skype or by phone:

TO JOIN BY SKYPE:
Please note: You must have the latest version of Skype open and be logged in.
https://bluejeans.com/820229184/skype

TO JOIN BY PHONE:
Dial in toll free number: +1 888 240 2560
Meeting ID: 820229184

Can’t make the hangout? Reach us anytime on Twitter @knightfdn or at newschallenge@knightfoundation.org. You can find all the information we’ve posted about the contest and see other applications at www.newschallenge.org.

If you’re looking for tips for how to craft your proposal, check out two recent posts from a two-time challenge winner and veteran reviewer: A deeper look at the News Challenge application questions and How to make your News Challenge: Mobile application stand out.

See you soon!