The research areas of this scholarship are: Not provided
Who can apply to this scholarship? Applicants must be full
· time journalists, with a minimum five years professional experience, whose work appears regularly as an employee or freelancer. Print, broadcast, photo, documentary and Internet journalists are eligible. There are no academic prerequisites.
Benefits of the scholarship: Stipends and Family Life include $70,000 for U.S. fellows (stipends for international fellows vary) and opportunities for our fellow’s partners, spouses and children. The intellectual resources of the university as well as the program’s activities are open to spouses and partners. Children are invited to many after-hour events at Wallace House. All tuition and course fees at the University of Michigan are paid for by the fellowship. Spouses and partners are invited to partake in university courses as well. In addition, all fellowship trips – domestic and international –are covered. If the fellows’ employer does not contribute to insurance coverage, health insurance is provided to fellows and their family members who join them in Ann Arbor.
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: Fellowship is offered for (four to eight months).
Number of scholarships: A typical Knight-Wallace Fellowship class comprises 12 U.S. journalists and six international colleagues.