This is the Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program that offer support to potential journalists specializing in science, health, technology and environmental reporting.

Nationality: all around the world

Where: Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program at MIT

Fellowship grants: stipend of $70,000 as well as some additional benefits, including basic health insurance

Duration: 9 months


In order to be eligible, you need to:

  • Be full-time journalists, whether on staff or freelance
  • Not be Part-time writers or producers
  • Obtain minimum of three full years of experience covering science, technology, the environment, or medicine
  • Be reporters, writers, editors, producers, illustrators, filmmakers, or photojournalists. This includes work for newspapers, magazines, television, radio, and digital media

What do you need to submit?

  • Professional Autobiography
  • Résumé or Curriculum Vitae
  • Research proposal
  • Work samples: Five relevant work samples
  • Professional references

How to apply: online application system

Closing date: February 28, 2019

Click here to apply for this fellowship

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