2024 News Corp Media Fellowship for Digital Innovation

A great world opportunity to the journalists that News Corp and wall Street journal partnership to improve journalists skills as well as to develop digitally driven projects.

The 2024 news corp media fellowship program includes digital innovation training, grant funding and exclusive, virtual newsroom placement with WSJ. It builds on previous iterations of the Fellowship, which  since 2014 has offered journalists an immersive experience in some of the world’s most digitally advanced newsrooms.

How To Apply For News Corp Media Fellowship

To be considered in News Corp media fellowship you must:

  • Participate in two half way webinar
  • Receive one of five news innovation grants

Only journalists who complete both stages successfully will be considered for the News Corp Media Fellowship. The ideal fellow will be one who:

  • Has worked in a newsroom as a reporter
  • Is currently working in a newsroom
  • Has a strong news sense and curiosity 
  • Demonstrates strong collaborative skills 
  • Has an interest in audience engagement and building community
  • Is digitally savvy but wants to expand on skills like digital strategy and project management 
  • Comes with ideas for several projects to work on during the fellowship

During the Fellowship, candidates will participate for two months ( 15, September to 15, November).

The selected News Corp Media Fellow will have the opportunity to:

  • Contribute to WSJ projects on analyzing audience engagement
  • Lead peer-to-peer discussions
  • Promote an exchange of ideas and knowledge 
  • Establish new partnerships and relationships with WSJ teams

Requirements For News Corp Media Fellowship

  • English-speaking journalists and editors with experience working with data, 
  • Audience engagement, or newsletters are welcome to apply for the webinars
  • Journalists from all countries are eligible for the opportunity.

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2024 News Corp Media Fellowship