2018 World Journalist Fellowship | Diplomacy Opportunities

Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at New York University
Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at New York University
Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at New York University

The Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at New York University invites applications for the World Journalist Fellowship 2018. To be considered for this fellowship, you must also complete an application to an MA program of your choice at the NYU Journalism Institute, in the Graduate School of Arts and Science.

The Fellowship provides an opportunity for internationally based journalists to study in the Master of Arts program in Journalism at NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. The fellow will pursue the degree in one of our nine concentrations: Business and Economic Reporting; Cultural Reporting and Criticism; Global and Joint Program Studies; Literary Reportage; Magazine Writing; News and Documentary; Reporting the Nation & New York; Science, Health and Environmental Reporting; and Studio 20.

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  • The Fellowship covers tuition expenses and registration fees for two of the three semesters of the program (the Global and Joint Program Studies concentration requires four semesters).
  • The fellow will also receive a stipend of approximately $13,000 for each of the two semesters of the fellowship.


  • Hold a non-U.S. passport
  • Applicants must be fluent in English and at least one additional language
  • Have at least two years of international journalism experience or a combination of free-lance journalism assignments equal to at least two years of work (Public Relations and corporate communications experience will not be accepted. Work is done for internships and student publications do not count.)
  • Complete applications for both the fellowship and for admission to the M.A. program in Journalism
    some graduate concentrations require the GRE and some make it optional. Check the website of the concentration to see if the GRE is required.
  • Take the TOEFL or IELTS. The TOEFL is waived only if English was an applicant’s language of instruction in his or her degree program.

Open for all (Except US citizen)

To apply

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Application Deadline: January 4, 2018