The program is targeted to individual students creating innovative projects that further the ideals of digital journalism. A key goal is to promote geographic, gender and ethnic diversity, with an emphasis on rural and urban areas.
-Be a U.S. citizen Be a minimum of 18 years of age -Be currently enrolled full time at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree. -(College graduates returning to school are eligible to apply and must provide an acceptance letter from graduate institution.) -Have at least one year of full-time undergraduate or graduate study remaining -Have minimum grade point average of 3.0