Student Journalist Fellowship Application

Please review the application and nomination process to find out how you can become the next Student Journalist Fellow for the March on Washington Film Festival. 



This year's program will take place from April - July 2018. 

Applications & Nominations

To apply for the program, students must be nominated by a journalism or communications department faculty member from of a university in Washington, D.C., Maryland or Virginia. The nomination must include the student's resume, contact information, a work sample demonstrating the student's interest in social justice reporting and a one-page proposal from the student describing an area within the realm of social justice or Civil Rights that he/she/x would explore if given the resources and opportunity. 

All materials must be sent to by April 27, 2018. 


For all other inquiries contact program coordinator Jada F. Smith at