Ends on March 7, 2019

The Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship gives academic and professional opportunities to women journalists committed to human rights and social justice reporting. During this fellowship, the selected journalist will have the chance to complete research and coursework at MIT’s Center for International Studies and participate in internships with The Boston Globe and The New York Times. 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Affiliated or freelance women-identifying journalists with three (3) or more years of professional experience working full-time in news media are eligible. Internships do not count toward professional experience.
  • Women-identifying journalists of all nationalities are eligible.
  • Non-native English speakers must be proficient in English in order to fully participate in and benefit from the program.

Accepting Applications: 

January 29, 2019 - March 7, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST


For any inquiries related to the 2019 Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship, please contact Claudia Gonzalez at cgonzalez@iwmf.org.

Before contacting the IWMF, please be sure to review the Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship Frequently Asked Questions.