Poynter-Koch Media and Journalism Fellowship

The year-long Poynter-Koch Media and Journalism Fellowship is for early-career journalists who are aspiring future leaders in the industry.

As a finalist for the fellowship, you’ll have the opportunity to find placement as a paid, full-time journalist at a participating news outlet, joining colleagues who are passionate about journalism and the critical role of the free press in society. You’ll learn from each other, on the job, and from a robust, real-world curriculum presented by seasoned, professional journalists.

Opportunity offered by:

Stand Together Fellowships

History demonstrates that people are capable of extraordinary things when they have the freedom and opportunity to learn, contribute, and succeed. But too often, barriers of all kinds stand in the way…
Opportunity type


Location(s) where available

United States (all)

Areas of focus

First Amendment
General Funding

Applications accepted starting:
November 1, 2021
Application deadline:
March 10, 2023
This is a recurring opportunity