The collection consists of files from John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships Director Lyle Nelson (1969-1985). Also included
are Board of Visitors records, which are restricted for 75 years from date of creation.
The John S. Knight Journalism (JSK) Fellowships at Stanford, connected to the School of Humanities and Sciences, offers up
to 20 working journalists a paid 10-month fellowship. The journalism fellowships at Stanford started in 1966, and with a grant
from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation in 1984; the program was renamed for John S. Knight.
6.25 Linear Feet
All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the
Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94305-6064. Consent
is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission
from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research
and educational purposes.
Series 2. Board of Visitors Records are restricted for 75 years from date of creation. The materials are otherwise open for
research use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.