The Fourth Estate partners with accredited colleges and universities that are committed to providing tomorrow’s journalists and leaders with high-quality education and opportunities to find success in journalism.

College and University Membership

Whether your school is a community college, or a large state university, your staff, faculty, and students will benefit from Fourth Estate membership and you will be demonstrating that your institution is committed to building a strong future for journalists and public interest journalism.
Membership benefits include:
  • Your school will be listed on the College/University Membership Directory page with links to your web site.
  • Student memberships are complimentary when using the school's .edu email address.
  • Access to members only content and resources.
  • Free Fourth Estate award submittals for your students.
  • Access to members only events and webinars.
  • Five seats on the Fourth Estate NewsHub.
  • Access to Ceriph, Fourth Estate's secure messaging platform.

Membership: $895 first year / $595 annual renewal

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