American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Fellowships for Creative and Performing Artists and Writers
American Associate of Sunday and Feature Editors diversity fellowships

Amnesty International - Global Award for Human Rights Journalism
ASNE/APME Fellowship Program
[goal: increase minorities in newsrooms]
Arthur F. Burns Fellowship Program [German-American exchange for print, b-cast reporters]
Howard Chapnick Grant for the Advancement of Photojournalism
Casey Journalism Center [at Maryland; $$$ for attending conferences on children's, family issues]
Common Ground Media Fellows Program [small stipends to support individual projects]
Council for Advancement and Support of Education [several; varied topics]
Daniel Pearl Fellowships
Duke University Visiting Media Fellows Program
Education Writers Association fellowships [click on 'fellowships'; for education beat print or broadcast]
European Journalism Fellowships [at the Freie Universitaet Berlin]
The Evert Clark/Seth Payne Award [for young science journalists]
East-West Center Media Fellowships [oriented toward Pacific Rim issues]
Ford Fellowships in Environmental Journalism
Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program
Albert Friendly Press Fellowships
Fulbright Scholar Program
Inter American Press Association Scholarship Program
Fellowships in International Human Rights [from Human Rights Watch]
Fund for Investigative Journalism
German Marshall Fund Journalism Fellowship [focuses on European, trans-Atlantic issues]
Hellman/Hammett Grants [from Human Rights Watch]
Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program
International Policy fellowships [from Center of Policy Studies]
Jack R. Howard Fellowships [for international students in Columbia master's program]

Kaiser Family Foundation [travel and research grants; health-related issues]
Knight-Bagehot Fellowships in Economics and Business Journalism [at Columbia; for mid-career]
Knight Fellowships for Professonal Journalists [at Stanford]
Knight International Press Fellowship [U.S. journalists sharing skills abroad]
Knight Science Journalism Fellowship [at MIT]
Knight Wallace Fellowship Program [at Univ. of Michigan; five year's experience min.]
McCormick Tribune Foundation
McGee Journalism Fellowships in Southern Africa
Metcalf Institute Environmental Reporting Fellowship [for Rhode Island journalists]
Michigan Journalism Fellows

Michener-Deacon Fellowship [for Canadian journalists]
National Arts Journalism Program [at Columbia Grad Sch. of Journalism]
National Association of Black Journalists Fellowships [supports reporting assignments in Africa]
Newspaper Association of America New Media Fellowships [for women and minorities]

New England Newspaper Association [click on 'scholarships']
Nieman Foundation for Journalism [at Harvard]
Ocean Science Journalism Fellowship Program [at Woods Hole]
Alicia Patterson Foundation Fellowships [one-year grants; five years' experience]
Paul Miller Washington Reporting Fellowships [through National Press Foundation]

Pew International Journalism Program
Phillips Foundation Journalism Fellowship Program
Pulliam Fellowship for Editorial Writing [early to mid-career awards]
Pulliam Journalism Fellowships [$$$ to work, study at Pulliam papers]
Radio and Television News Directors Association minority fellowships

Reuters Business Journalism Fellowship [at Maryland]
Reuters Foundation Fellowship Program at Oxford University
Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program [focuses on Germany]
Leonard M. Rieser Research Fellowship [for undergrads; Bull. of Atomic Scientists]
Rockefeller Foundation Humanities Fellowship
Ted Scripps Fellowships [environmental journalism; CU-Boulder]

The Joan Shorenstein Fellowship on the Press, Politics and Public Policy [at Harvardıs Kennedy School of Government]
Sundance Documentary Fund [for film or video projects on contemporary social issues]
United States-Japan Foundation Media Fellows Program [exchange program]
Vanderbilt University/CASE Media Fellowships [$$$ to attend three-, four-day conferences]
Vermont Law School Summer Media Fellowship [for legal study; open to Soc. of Env. Jour. members]

George Washington Williams Fellowship [billed for 'journalists of color]
Washington Press Club Foundation scholarships
Western Knight Center for Specialized Journalism [focused on American West issues]
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Fellowships
World Affairs Journalism Fellowship Program [for U.S. print daily 'gatekeepers' to study abroad]
World Press Institute International Journalism Fellowship program [four-month fellowships]

Note: These links may be out of date as they occasionally refer to past fellowship rounds. However, the intent of this page is to point those interested in fellowships in the right direction.

Cum grano salis: Some of these fellowships have a partisan flavor.

Links revised,
verified 12.20.04



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compiled by Dr. Denny Wilkins
School of Journalism and Mass Communication
St. Bonaventure University