The Stanford University is offering up to 20 John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships for the US and international applicants for the 2017-2018 academic year.
These scholarships are open to outstanding individuals from around the world to pursue and test their ideas for improving the quality of news and information reaching the public.
The John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships at Stanford foster journalistic innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership.
Course Level: The program is focused on journalism innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership.
Study Subject: This is a ten months fellowship program at Stanford University, USA.
Scholarship Award: Each year, up to 20 journalists from all over the world come together as JSK Fellows for 10 months of learning, collaborating, creating and fun. We enthusiastically include families in fellowship life.
To help fellows get the most out of their year, we provide several financial benefits, including a stipend of $65,000. In addition to the stipend, we provide fellows with additional funds designed to help with specific costs, such as housing, health insurance, child care and expenses related to work on their journalism challenges. (The amounts of these supplemental funds a fellow receives are based in part on family size and range from $13,000 to more than $50,000.)
Other benefits of a JSK Fellowship:
Scholarship can be taken in the USA
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:
Nationality: The US or International applicants can apply for these John S. Knight Journalism fellowships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: U.S. applicants for a JSK Fellowship ideally have at least seven years of full-time professional experience; international applicants ideally have at least five years.
English language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Application Deadline: Deadline for International and U.S. Applicants is 1st December 2016.