Knight Science Fellowship at MIT supports a global community of dedicated and thoughtful journalists specializing in science, health, technology and environmental reporting.
The program is designed to recognize journalists from around the world who demonstrate a high level of professional excellence and accomplishment as well as a long-term commitment to their craft. Journalists from all countries compete on an equal basis and are encouraged to apply.
Fellows receive a $85,000 stipend paid out in installments over 9.5 months
Basic health insurance for each fellow and their family
To be eligible for the Knight Science Fellowship, applicants must:
Be full-time journalists, whether on staff or freelance. Part-time writers or producers are not eligible.
Have at least three consecutive years of experience covering science, health, technology and environmental reporting.
Be reporters, writers, editors, producers, illustrators, filmmakers, or photojournalists. This includes work for newspapers, magazines, television, radio, and digital media.
Deadline: January 15, 2024
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