2018-19 Edward R. Murrow Press Fellowship Posted Jan 26
The Council on Foreign Relations , New York, NY
The Program

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is seeking applicants for the 2018-19 Edward R. Murrow Press Fellowship. Launched in 1949, the Edward R. Murrow Press Fellowship seeks to promote the quality of responsible and discerning journalism that exemplified the work of Edward R. Murrow. One CFR resident fellowship is awarded each year to a distinguished foreign correspondent or editor. The fellow spends ten months full-time in residence at CFR’s headquarters in New York and is awarded a stipend of $75,000 as well as a modest travel grant.

The program enables the fellow to engage in sustained analysis and writing, expand his or her intellectual and professional horizons, and participate in CFR’s active program of meetings and events. The fellow is part of the David Rockefeller Studies Program, CFR’s think tank, alongside the program’s full-time, adjunct, and visiting fellows, whose expertise extends across the broad range of significant foreign policy issues facing the United States and the international community.


Applicants must be U.S. citizens
Applicants must have distinguished credentials in the field of journalism
Applicants must have covered international news as a working journalist for print, broadcast, or online media widely available in the United States

How to Apply

Interested applicants should apply on CFR’s website by March 1, 2018. If there are any questions, please email fellowships@cfr.org.

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