John S. and James L. Knight Foundation will start accepting proposals on Oct. 25 for innovative projects that inform and engage the public. In its first four years, $23 million has been awarded to 56 media innovators chosen from more than 10,000 entries. The fifth year of the contest opens for entries Oct. 25 and closes Dec. 1. Individuals, schools, nonprofits, governments and businesses all may enter. Here’s a link for details and how to apply.