MVJ Mentorship

2022 Program Data

The MVJ Mentorship Program is funded by a generous grant from the HFPA Foundation and administered by the hardworking team at Military Veterans in Journalism.


Active Mentorships


Mentorship Goals Achieved


Locations Served Worldwide

Can't recommend Alex highly enough...he did an amazing job helping me out, and managed to help me land a spot with AP as a freelancer. AP has always been the brass ring for me."

A protégé describes his mentor, Alex SanzJanuary 2022

Erin was a fantastic first mentor for helping me map my skills from a non-journalism background.

A protégé's feedback on Erin Siegal McIntyreJuly 2020

We talked about which field would be best for him, journalism or NGOs, and how to make connections at each. I warned him he shouldn't feel disillusioned by criticisms of either profession until he's on the inside.

Brian Freskos evaluation of his protégé after their first sessionMarch 2021

MVJ Protégé's by Race

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Industry Standard

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