Schermata 2015-11-19 alle 22.07.39Approximately 24 journalists from around the world will be selected to spend the 2016-2017 academic year at Harvard University, where they will audit classes with some of the university’s greatest thinkers, participate in Nieman programming and collaborate with peers.

During their time at Harvard, Nieman Fellows attend seminars, shop talks, master classes and journalism conferences designed to strengthen their professional skills and leadership capabilities. With the knowledge they gain on campus and the relationships they build, fellows often return to work as journalism entrepreneurs, industry innovators and top managers in their newsrooms.

International journalists: Dec. 1, 2015
U.S. journalists (U.S. citizens): Jan. 31, 2016

For more information about the program and how to apply, visit