Robert L. Bartley Fellowships at the Wall Street Journal

Fellowship Information


The fellowships, consisting of paid internships, will be provided to young thinkers and writers whose views are broadly consistent with Bob Bartley’s philosophy and who aspire to careers in journalism.

Who Should Apply:

Candidates should be beginning journalists, upperclassmen, or graduate students with reporting and writing backgrounds at their school newspapers or elsewhere.  They should also be familiar with, and interested in, the ideas for which the Journal editorial page stands.

Fellowship Benefits:

Bartley Fellows will assist in researching and writing editorials, editing op-ed articles, editing Leisure & Arts page features, and editing letters to the editor for the WSJ Journal and

Program Duration:

Start and finish dates are flexible, though we anticipate that most Fellows will work during the summer months. The fellowship begins in June and runs through the end of August.

Number & Amount Available:

As many as five fellows will be selected each year through an application process that will be judged by senior members of our editorial board.

Citizenship Requirements:
non-USA w/greencard
STEM Fields Only:

Student Information

Required GPA:
Academic Level:


Initial Deadline:
January 15th
NC State Campus Deadline:


National Deadline:
January 15th