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The NBC/John Carroll University Meet the Press Fellowship is an opportunity exclusive to John Carroll University students in honor of the memory of Tim Russert '72. It is awarded annually to a graduating senior. The Fellowship is a nine-month (September – May) position at Meet The Press, NBC’s number one rated Sunday morning public affairs program and the longest running television program in the world. A stipend is provided to cover living expenses in Washington, D.C.

Where are they now:

  • Julia Morris '19 - Meet the Press Fellow, NBC News Washington
  • Ryan Brown '18 - Researcher/Production Assistant, Meet the Press, NBC News Washington
  • Mary Frances McGowan '17 - Digital Media Researcher, NBC News Washington
  • Madeline Smanik '16 - Communications & Public Relations Coordinator, U.S. News & World Report
  • Ashley Bastock '15 - Sports Reporter, Toledo Blade
  • Dale Armbruster ’14 - Presidential Communications Manager, John Carroll University
  • Dan Cooney ’13 - Senior Media Editor/Producer, PBS NewsHour
  • Emily Gaffney ’12 - Stark County District Library
  • Kristen Jantonio ’11 - Communications Specialist, Destination Cleveland
  • Joseph Toohey ’10 - Reporter, Fox 5 (WNYW-TV New York)
  • Andrew Rafferty ’09 - Senior Political Editor, newsy

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Graduating senior
  • Minimum GPA of 3.5
  • Minimum age of 18 at the time of application
  • Legally eligible to work in the United States
  • Willing to submit to a background check and drug test
  • Willing to work overtime, nights, holidays, and weekends - often with short notice
  • Willing to sign a nine-month employment contract

 

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