MJ Bear Fellowship Requirements

Applicants in 2017 must meet the following requirements at the time of application:

  • Born between Oct. 6, 1987, and Oct. 5, 1994
  • 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.