Anand to receive Dow Jones News Fund’s Levine Award

The Dow Jones News Fund announced Thursday that Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Geeta Anand as the recipient of the inaugural Richard J. Levine Journalism Champion Award. The Journalism Champion Award was established in August 2022 to honor those whose work supports the perpetuation of a strong and diverse free press. The award also pays […]

Two Arkansas students honored with national internships

The Dow Jones News Fund has chosen Mary Hennigan and Sarah Komar, students at the University of Arkansas, for prestigious reporting internships. Hennigan will join the Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting, and Komar will spend the summer working for The Arizona Republic. The internships are via the Dow Jones News Fund, which provides classes in […]

Dow Jones News Fund names Carswell its executive director

The Dow Jones News Fund announced the appointment of Shirley Carswell, a distinguished journalist and educator, as executive director of the Fund, effective Jan. 4. Carswell had a 25-year career at the Washington Post, where she rose to deputy managing editor. For the past seven years, she has taught at Howard University’s Cathy Hughes School […]

Dow Jones News Fund summer internship is now open

College juniors, seniors and graduate students interested in paid summer internships working in top newsrooms across the country can now apply to the Dow Jones News Fund (DJNF) for a summer experience like no other. DJNF provides free hands-on, pre-internship training; weekly salaries of at least $450 for a minimum of 10 weeks; $1,500 scholarships; […]