Journalism Grants

Funding For:

#IamVanessaGuillen: Military Sexual Trauma (MST)

Behavioral Health / Social Determinants of Health


Univision News Digital

Grant Period:

Dec 01, 2020 - Dec 31, 2021



Summary of the Project:

#IamVanessaGuillen weaves a personal narrative with documents, studies and interviews with military and mental health experts to show how military sexual trauma has long-lasting consequences. NIHCM funds will support the development of tools to explain how PTSD works, the relationship between PTSD and military sexual trauma, and its impact on survivors.

About the Grantee:

Univision News Digital is a national outlet that primarily serves the immigrant and Latino communities in the U.S. The features team publishes all of its work both in English and Spanish and has a wide reach.

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#IamVanessaGuillen Trailer

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#IamVanessaGuillen Webpage and Documentary

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#IamVanessaGuillen at the Human Rights Watch Festival in San Diego

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