MJ Bear Fellowship Requirements

Applicants in 2016 must meet the following requirements at the time of application:

  • Born between Sept. 16, 1986 and Sept. 15, 1993
  • Be a working digital journalist (either for an organization or self-employed)
  • Be fluent in English
  • Be involved in a digital journalism project
  • Full-time students are not eligible


ONA is committed to diversity. Journalists from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.