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.
How To Apply
Have a journalism innovation idea? You could be awarded a 2014-15 Knight Fellowship. Apply Now!
Meet the Fellows
The current group of Knight Fellows showcases journalists and journalism entrepreneurs from around the world.
Tom Knudson of the Sacramento Bee has been named the winner of the 2013 Knight-Risser Prize.
Knight Fellowships director Jim Bettinger on how the program rethought its approach to diversity and widened its network to get results.
Much of changing the culture of a legacy newsroom to go digital first is not about day-to-day journalism, but about changing the whole structure, says Jim Brady.
The project focuses on a federal agency whose strategy for controlling animals of risk to livestock and the public has killed millions of predators and non-target species across the West, often in ways that are inhumane, excessive and at odds with science.
What happens when a journalist gets to step out of their usual environment and immerse themselves in a 10-month fellowship at Stanford with other journalists and news entrepreneurs from all around the world? Sahar Ghazi talks about her experience as a 2011 Knight Fellow and how it has influenced her since.
Listen to excerpts from a discussion with Knight Fellowships Managing Director Dawn Garcia and 2013 Knight Fellow Adriana Garcia about the challenges and opportunities that diverse and growing Hispanic audiences present for U.S. news media.
Students in Pakistan have new ideas but kill them when they think of the resources they will need. Others think there is nothing new to create.