To apply to any or all of the DJNF college internship programs, students must complete an online application, attach supporting documentation, and take a test proctored at their college or university. Former professionals (those who have worked full-time on staff as a journalist for a year or more) in the U.S. or abroad are not eligible. Students selected for the college internship programs receive immersive, specialized, all-expenses paid training at universities before their internships, weekly salaries of at least $450 for a minimum of 10 weeks, $1,500 scholarships for students and graduates with federal loans, and access to the Dow Jones News Fund Alumni Network. DJNF also provides one-year memberships to all digital media interns to the Online News Association (ONA).

Award Information

Award Amount
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
November 8
Available to Class Level
Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
None specified
None specified
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Manager - Digital Media and Programs
Dow Jones News Fund
P.O. Box 300
City, State, Zip
Princeton, NJ ,
Not reported

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