Application for the Spencer Fellowship for Education Reporting at Columbia Journalism School

The Spencer Fellowship for Education Reporting is open to journalists, educators and education policy researchers who want to develop an ambitious, long-form journalism project to advance the understanding of education.

Four fellows will be selected for this highly competitive program, which combines coursework at Columbia Journalism School and Teachers College and hands-on advising from education writing experts.

Note: the fellowship is open only to U.S. citizens or legal residents.

The application deadline for the 2022-23 academic year is Feb. 1, 2022.

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