Combating Disinformation: A New Fellowship for U.S. + German Journalism Students

Frustrated by the pervasiveness of #FakeNews? Join us in doing something about it.

Beginning in May 2018, the Journalism in the Era of Disinformation Fellowship will bring together up to eight German and eight American journalism students for a weeklong program in Washington, D.C. and New York to exchange ideas and analyze the similar ways disinformation is seen in the media of both countries.

Applications for the program’s inaugural year will be accepted until January 15.


New York City and Washington, D.C.

May 19-25, 2018

Who’s Eligible:

Application Deadline:
January 15, 2018

The JED Fellowship is funded by the Transatlantic Program of the government of the Federal Republic of Germany through funds of the European Recovery Program (ERP) of the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi).