The Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program at MIT

The Knight Science Journalism Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology — [email protected] for short — seeks to nurture and enhance the skills of a select breed of journalist: those who toil at the complex and often fractious intersection of science and public life.

Our nine-month fellowship program brings together a small group of elite journalists from across the globe for two semesters of study, intellectual growth, and exploration at MIT, Harvard, and other institutions in Cambridge and greater Boston. Founded in 1983, the program is among the most distinguished journalism fellowships in the world, and [email protected] has evolved to include a variety of grants, publications, and other resources aimed at fostering vigorous, accurate, and independent coverage of the sciences.

The program is augmented by twice-weekly science-focused seminars, taught by some of the world’s leading scientists and researchers, as well as a variety of rotating, skills-focused master classes, workshops, and

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