Meet the Fellows
The current group of JSK Fellows showcases journalists and journalism entrepreneurs from around the world.
Class of 2016
Challenge: How can we implement new business models to sustain independent media in developing markets?
Challenge: How might we promote media entrepreneurship in adverse political and economic conditions?
Challenge: How do we fill the information gaps faced by low-income news consumers?
Challenge: How can we better support the growing field of professional media freelancers?
Challenge: How can we translate the best information about race in America to conversation-changing journalism?
Former editorial engineer, Sunlight Foundation, Washington, D.C.
Challenge: How can journalists extract data from scanned government documents?
Challenge: How can we use location as a layer and a filter for displaying and distributing news?
Challenge: How can we deliver public interest journalism that cuts through the noise?
Enlight Foundation Fellow
Managing editor, Caixin Weekly, Beijing
Challenge: How can we structure news organizations to support innovation and restore the influence of quality journalism?
Challenge: How might we find new paths to empower women in newsrooms to take on leadership positions?
Challenge: How might we help journalists confront personal biases?
Challenge: How can public radio leverage its passionate audience to take a more proactive role during crises?
Challenge: What support do journalists need to build sustainable new media ventures?
Challenge: How can we redesign newsrooms to be digital-first without losing their journalistic soul?
Challenge: How can newsrooms expand their audiences and connect with increasingly diverse users?
Challenge: How can we make food policy news part of our daily media diet?
Challenge: How can we develop a narrative about education on mobile devices for Spanish-speaking Hispanics?
Challenge: How can we put foreign correspondence on sound financial footing in a digital news marketplace?