Become a Fellow
Together with a group of fellows from all over the world, you’ll pursue and develop your innovation ideas and practices, with all the resources of Stanford and Silicon Valley.
Applications are In
We’re currently reviewing applications for 2015-16 fellowships and will make selections in Spring 2015.
Meet the Fellows
The current group of Knight Fellows showcases journalists and journalism entrepreneurs from around the world.
At the 2015 Symposium, journalists and scientists discussed the challenge of explaining slow-moving environmental changes in an impactful way.
The ability of Apple and Google to collect unique information from their users — and keep it exclusively — gives them a great advertising advantage over smaller players in the market, like regional newspapers.
Lack of in-depth analysis means the media is inclined to go for confrontational journalism, which provides for great entertainment but adds little value to the lives of people and alienates many.
Over two days a select group of leaders from U.S. news organizations stepped away from their newsrooms and moved through an active, hands-on process, each digging into a challenge they had identified as a top priority.
When I heard a piece on NPR about how bad meetings are taking up more of our workdays, I tweeted the story. And when fellow journalists re-tweeted it, I learned that I’m not the only one in our field who feels this way.
Many journalists used very negative terms – “I got dragged in” or “I gave in” – when describing how they first signed up to sites like Facebook or Twitter.''
"It’s just easy to assume that millennials don’t care about real news ... The news should be the same for each generation.”