Thursday, September 17, 2020
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press is hiring immediately for a new legal fellow position that will expand its capacity to better identify, support, and address the legal needs of journalists of color, newsrooms led by people of color, and reporters covering issues pertinent to communities of color, across the country. Supported by the Borealis Racial Equity in Journalism Fund, the Borealis Legal Fellow will be part of a team of Reporters Committee attorneys who provide pro bono legal services to individual journalists, including documentary filmmakers, and news organizations.
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. The position is for one year, with the possibility of an extension for an additional year. More information about the posting is available here.
Additionally, the Reporters Committee is also hiring for multiple 2021 legal fellowships. More information about these positions is available here.