Columbia Journalism School is currently accepting applications for the Knight-Bagehot Fellowship in Economics and Business Journalism field. Journalists from any country are invited to apply. Up to ten fellows will be selected. Each winner will receive a stipend of $60,000. No application will be accepted after 15 February 2017.
The Knight-Bagehot Fellowship in Economics and Business Journalism offers qualified journalists the opportunity to enhance their understanding and knowledge of business, economics and finance in a yearlong, full-time program administered by the Journalism School.
Each Fellow receives free tuition plus a stipend to offset living expenses in New York City. For the 2017-2018 academic year, a stipend of $60,000 will be granted to each fellow. Housing is available in a Columbia affiliated facility.
Level and Area of Studies
Non – degree program in the field of Economic, Business Journalism and Finance.
Place of Study
At Columbia Journalism School in USA.
Eligibility and Criteria
The fellowship is open to full-time editorial employees of newspapers, magazines, wire services, digital media and broadcast news organizations as well as to freelance journalists. Applicants must have at least four years of experience. There are no academic prerequisites. The affiliation of applicants is not a factor in the selection process. Journalists from nationally known organizations are not given preference over those from smaller regional media.
International Journalists are invited to apply.
Application should be made online through the link below.
15 February 2017.