Applying for a Fellowship

Applications for the 2016-17 John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships are now being accepted online.

The deadline is 11:59 p.m., Pacific Standard Time, December 1, 2015.

You’ll find detailed instructions for submitting your application materials and recommendation letters in the online application system.

Apply to be a JSK Fellow

Transform Journalism

Apply for a JSK Fellowship and help transform journalism.

You can learn more about our program on the Being a Fellow page. Information about the financial benefits we provide fellows is on the Benefits of a Fellowship page. For eligibility requirements, view the Who can be a Fellow? page.

Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

You can also view a Google hangout with former JSK Fellows discussing the application process:

2014 JSK Fellow Yvonne Leow

Your Questions Answered About the JSK Journalism Fellowships

NABJ and AllDigitocracy present a Google Hangout with current and former JSK Fellows. Video clips and a transcript of the session are now available.

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