ICFJ Knight Fellowships - Meet the Fellows

ICFJ Knight Fellows are entrepreneurial journalists and technology experts who lead transformative media projects around the world. Check out our Fellows and their projects below. You can also read about how our Fellows in Africa and in India, with complementary skills, have teamed up to work on high-impact projects. Our past Knight Fellows continue to do outstanding work as well. 


Justin Arenstein

Justin Arenstein

Africa: Driving News Innovation

Pedro Burgos

Brazil: Building Trust through Impact

Catherine Gicheru

Kenya: Promoting Data and Fact-Checking
David Lemayian

David Lemayian

Africa: Building New Technologies for Storytelling

Jacopo Ottaviani

Nigeria: Spreading Data Journalism
ICFJ Knight Fellow Ritvvij Parrikh

Ritvvij Parrikh

India: Developing Digital Tools for Newsrooms

Fabiola Torres

Latin America: Spearheading cross-border data journalism
Nasr ul Hadi

Nasr ul Hadi

India: Reinventing the Newsroom

Janine Warner

Latin America: Building Successful Media Businesses