Program in Columbia University enhances business and economic journalists

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6279265749_0fd55073c7_bColumbia University Graduate School of Journalism is accepting applications for its Knight-Bagehot Fellowship in Economics and Business Journalism, which aims to enhance journalists’ understanding of business, economics and finance.
During the academic year from August through May, the fellowship accepts up to 10 fellows who participate in off-the-record seminars and dinner meetings with corporate executives, economists and academics; and attend briefings and field trips to New York-based media companies and financial institutions.
The stipend amounts 55 000  USD and housing is available. The deadline for application is March 1, 2015. More information about the application process is available here.
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