Some news stories require greater investments of time to report, with journalists conducting exhaustive investigations using data, public and private records and interviews with a host of sources. Pulitzer Center grantee stories tagged with “Investigative” feature in-depth reporting that delves deeply into serious issues. Use the Pulitzer Center Lesson Builder to find and create lesson plans on investigative journalism.


Nepal: A Day at the Lahachowk Dental Clinic

Technicians at not-for-profit dental clinics in Nepal receive special training in procedures that allow them to do simple fillings and extractions in areas that lack electricity.

Scotland: Stage Set for Momentous Vote

The rich and historic Scottish lands serve as the stage set for a critical independence debate in 2014. Will Scotland part ways the United Kingdom after more than 300 years?

Liberia: No One Hears Our Cry

Between 1989 and 2003 as many as 250,000 people were killed in Liberia’s civil wars. News media paid little attention to it then and have since moved on. Liberians are trying to move on too.