Jobs & Fellowships

Thank you for your interest in employment and research opportunities at the Religious Freedom Center of the Newseum Institute.

RESEARCH Fellowships (Onsite)
  • We are currently accepting applications for graduate students to work at the Newseum in the following fields of study:
    • Videography / Audio Visual Production
    • Distance Education
    • Higher Education Administration
    • Law and Religion
    • Religion and Education
    • Religion and News Media
    • Religion and Human Rights
  • Please download the Fellowship Application Form if you are applying for a graduate or post-graduate Research Fellowship in spring, summer or fall of 2017 or the spring of 2018. Please see the posting for application instructions and due dates.
  • All fellowships applicants must be enrolled in and be in good standing with an accredited graduate-degree program in the U.S. and must be eligible to receive academic credit for their fellowship experience.
  • All international applicants must be currently enrolled at an accredited U.S. academic institution and must qualify for a U.S. Visitor’s Visa according to requirements of the U.S. State Department.
Public Scholars Project Fellows (Onsite)
  • Public Scholars Project Fellows are researchers who work from the Newseum on a joint initiative of the Public Understanding of Religion Committee of the American Academy of Religion and of the Religious Freedom Center of the Newseum Institute.
  • Please review the application requirements, application instructions, and due dates. Then please download, complete and submit the Fellowship Application Form.
  • The center is not able to accept undergraduate or high school internships at this time.

For questions about the application process or about the Religious Freedom Center, please contact executive director, Nate Walker.


Updated: February 13, 2017