Columbia University hosts business journalism fellowship

THE Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism is accepting applications for its Knight-Bagehot Fellowship in Economics and Business Journalism.

The program aims to enhance journalists’ understanding of business, economics and finance.

Fellows can choose from two academic tracks: a Certificate in Economics and Business Journalism, or the Master of Arts in Journalism. They will also participate in off-the-record seminars and dinner meetings with corporate executives, economists and academics, and attend briefings and field trips to New York-based media companies and financial institutions.

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    Business and economics journalists worldwide with at least four years of experience can apply for a fellowship in New York.

    Conducted during Columbia’s academic year from August through May, the fellowship accepts up to 10 fellows each year.

    Fellows will receive free tuition plus a stipend to offset living expenses. Housing is available in a Columbia-affiliated facility.

    The deadline for the submission of the application is January 31, 2023. Interested applicants can apply here.

    Blessing Otoibhi is a Multimedia Journalist and Anchor host for the News in 60 seconds at The International Center For Investigative Reporting. You can shoot her a mail via [email protected] or connect on Twitter @B_otoibhi

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