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Nieman-Berkman Fellowship in Journalism Innovation open [Worldwide]

Deadline:

1/31/14

Journalists worldwide working for news organizations in a business, technology, or leadership capacity can apply for a US$60,000 fellowship at Harvard.

The Nieman Foundation for Journalism and the Berkman Center for Internet & Society will host at least one fellow for an academic year to carry out a research project on journalism innovation.

Candidates must propose a project relating to journalism’s digital transformation. Examples might include ideas for new revenue streams to fund journalism, the construction of new tools for reporting or research into news consumption patterns.

Fellows receive additional allowances for housing, childcare and health insurance.

Applicants must submit a personal statement, project proposal, work samples, four recommendation letters and a leave of absence letter by Jan. 31.

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