Fellowship available for young Washington reporters [US]

Posted on Oct 6, 2021 in Journalism Basics

Promising young journalists in Washington can apply for a yearlong reporting fellowship.

The National Press Foundation is accepting applications for the 2022 Paul Miller Washington Reporting Fellowship.  For nine sessions, this one-day-a-month fellowship will give print, online and broadcast journalists from top news organizations an intensive and lively overview of reporting in the capital.

Fellows will learn more about the Pentagon, the Supreme Court, the Capitol and other key Washington institutions. They’ll review politics and policy with regulators, lawmakers, experts and the best reporters in the business.

To apply, submit two recent work samples, a letter of support from an editor or supervisor and a brief autobiography.

The application deadline is Dec. 6.