Applications for the 2016 Kiplinger Fellowship will be accepted through Oct. 31 on our online system.
The Fellowship runs from Sunday, April 3, to Friday, April 8, 2016.
Fellows receive a full week of immersive training at no cost from the nation’s leading experts in digital and social media. In addition, hotel lodging and most meals are provided.
Fellows or their news organizations are responsible for arranging and paying for travel to Columbus. Limited scholarships are available to reduce travel costs for Fellows selected from outside the United States (information is provided on the application).
Allow 30-45 minutes to apply. Before starting the online application, please consider and prepare these items:
• To apply, you must have five years of experience as a professional journalist (internships count),
• Before applying, please prepare a 150-word biography written in the third person, a 200-word explanation of how the Fellowship will benefit you and your newsroom, and have contact information for two references,
• You must provide Web links to three recent examples of your work. If these are not in English, you must provide English translations by emailing Word or PDF attachments to the provided address.
Note: After you have submitted your application, you will see a message saying “Congratulations! Your application has been received.” At that point, you’re all set. You will not receive a confirmation email. Please do not contact us asking if we have received it.
Decisions on the 2016 Fellows will be announced by early January 2016.
Ready to apply? Open the application now.