Past Recipients

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Past National Press Foundation Fellowship Scholarship Recipients

2018
Gretchen Frazee, Digital Video Producer, Economics, PBS NewsHour
Michelle Singletary, Personal Finance Columnist, The Washington Post

2017
Wendy Lee, San Francisco Chronicle
Mohana Ravindranath, Nextgov, an Atlantic Media publication

2016
Tracey Lien, Reporter, The Los Angeles Times
Jared S Hopkins, Reporter, Bloomberg News

2015
Liana Baker, Reporter, Thomson Reuters
Josh Salman, Business Writer, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

2014
Heather Gillers, Reporter, Chicago Tribune
Alenandra Suich, Media Editor, Economist

2013
Kate Davidson, Politico Pro
Eric Morath, Wall Street Journal

2012
Daniel Tucker, Associate Producer for Business News, WYNC, New York Public Radio
Victoria McGrane, Reporter, Wall Street Journal

2011
Donna Borak, Reporter, American Banker
Julie Wernau, Business Reporter, Chicago Tribune

2010
Jennifer Liberto, Senior Writer, CNN Money.com
Stacey Vanek Smith, Senior Reporter; Fill-in Host, Marketplace Radio

2009
David Benoit, Reporter, Dow Jones Newswires
Phil Mattingly, Reporter, Banking Policy, Congressional Quarterly

2008
Elizabeth Ody, Associate Editor, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, Washington, D.C.
Margaret Chadbourn, Reporter, Market News International,
Alexandria, VA

2007
Paul Grimaldi, Journalist, The Providence Journal
Anora Mahmudova, Web Production Editor, Financial Times
read more about the 2007 NPF scholarship recipients

2006
Matt McKinney, Journalist, Minneapolis Star Tribune
Tom Hudson, Anchor, First Business Morning News, Chicago

2005
Daren Fonda, Journalist, Time Magazine
Marlene Kennedy, Executive Business Editor, Times Union

To apply, please contact the Foundation at 202-663-7280 or through the National Press Foundation website.

Past SAJA-Knowledge@Wharton Funding for Minority Journalists Recipients

2018
Srividya Kalyanaraman, Editor, AmericanInno
Evie Liu, Reporter, Barron’s

2017
Akiko Matsuda, The Journal News (USA Today Network)
Divya Nair, The Business Times, Singapore

2016
Vishal Persaud, Editor, Bloomberg News
Ashley Rodriguez, Reporter, Quartz

2015
Gunjan Banerji, Reporter, Debtwire (Mergermarket Group)

2014
Karen Ho, Broadcast Associate, Business News Network (Canada)
Devi Nampiaparampil, Medical Contributor, Fox Business Network

2013
Melissa Aparicio, Book/Segment Producer, Fox Business Network NAHJ
Crystal Kim, Editorial Researcher, Barron’s AAJA
Deepa Seetharaman, Reporter, Reuters SAJA

2012
Maneet Ahuja, CNBC Hedge Fund Specialist, CNBC/NBC Universal SAJA
Devin Banerjee, Private Equity and Deals Reporter, Bloomberg News SAJA
Raymund Flandez, Staff Writer, Chronicle of Philanthropy AAJA
Marilyn Garateix, Business Editor, South Florida Sun Sentinel NAHJ

2011
Kimberly Chou, News Assistant, Wall Street Journal AAJA
Priyanka Dayal, Reporter, Worcester Telegram & Gazette SAJA
Aruna Viswanatha, Reporter, Reuters SAJA
Tanzina Vega, Reporter, New York Times NAHJ

2010
Trang Ho, Exchange Traded and Mutual Funds Reporter, Investor’s Business Daily AAJA
Furhana Afrid, Backpack Journalist, Freelance NAHJ
Sumi Aggarwal, Associate Producer, 60 Minutes/CBS SAJA

2009
Sanjay Bhatt, Reporter, The Seattle Times, AAJA
Jonnelle Marte, Reporter, The Wall Street Journal, NAHJ
Sonia Narang, Video Journalist, NBC News, SAJA
Olivera Perkins, Business Writer, The Plain Dealer, NABJ

2008
Gina Acosta, Assistant Editor, The Washington Post, NAHJ
LaNeice Collins, Producer, CNN, NABJ
Anupreeta Das, Reporter, Thomson Reuters, SAJA
Erik Ortiz, Staff Writer, The Press of Atlantic City, AAJA

2007
Mhari Saito, Business Editor & Producer, WCPN, SAJA/AAJA
Denise Rouse, Journalist, The Denver Post, SAJA/NAHJ
Priya Ganapata, Journalist, The Street.com, SAJA
Jim Medina, Business Editor, The Ventura County Star, SAJA/NAHJ

2006
Jewel Gopwani, Journalist, Detroit Free Press, South Asian Journalists Association
Ellie Estrada, Journalist, KMTR News, National Association of Hispanic Journalists
Corilyn Shropshire, Journalist, Pittsburg Post-Gazette, National Association of Black Journalists
Angie Lau, Consumer Reporter, WEWS-TV, Asian American Journalists Association
Julie Nolin, Freelance Reporter, Native American Journalists Association

2005
Gita Sitaramiah, Business Reporter, St. Paul Pioneer Press – South Asian Journalists Association
Janet Cho, Business Reporter, The Plain Dealer – Asian American Journalists Association
Ivaneide Magalhaes, Freelance Writer, National Association of Hispanic Journalists
Shawna Gamache, Freelance Writer, Native American Journalists Association

Past Donald T. Sheehan International Funding Recipients

2018
Ben Arnold de Vera, Reporter, Philippine Daily Inquirer
Ryan Chua, TV Producer, Bloomberg Hong Kong
Lalita Clozel, Banking Regulation Reporter, The Wall Street Journal
Amanda Coletta, Freelance Reporter, The Washington Post
Krystal Hu, Reporter, Yahoo Finance
Gabriela Huerta, Correspondent, Funds Society Mexico
Aziza Kasumov, Freelance Reporter, Bloomberg
Hannah Levintova, Reporter, Mother Jones
Anna Mitchell, Business Reporter, The Greenville News
Shwanika Narayan, Reporter, Los Angeles Business Journal
Nataly Pak, Production Assistant, ABC News
Edward Russell, Americas Finance Editor, FlightGlobal
Stephanie Sy, Correspondent/Anchor, Yahoo News
Roberto Torres, Lead Reporter, Technical.ly Philly
Fiona Wang, Reporter, Brightwire
Yizhu Wang, Fintech Reporter, Mergermarket
Cathy Yang, Anchor and Managing Editor, ABS-CBN News (Philippines)
Olivia Zhang, Reporter, Caixin Media (China)

2017
Angela Amenyo, Freelance Journalist, The Finder Online (Ghana)
Tiffany Ap, Asia Correspondent, Women’s Wear Daily
Elsa Conesa, US Correspondent, Les Echos (France)
Flavia Alves de Lima, Reporter, Folha de S. Paulo (Brazil)
Anya Litvak, Reporter, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sara Moulton, Editor, Human Capital Leadership Institute (Singapore)
Godwin Okafor, Editor, Naija 247 News Media Unlimited (Nigeria)
Natalia Portinari Maranca, Reporter, Folha de S. Paulo (Brazil)
Davide Scigliuzzo, Senior Reporter, Thomson Reuters
Sirui Shao, Reporter, Mergermarket
Yiqin Shen, Reporter, Mergermarket
Bernadette Tio, Senior Reporter, S&P Global
Marianela Toledo, Reporter, CNN en Espanol
Ghim-Lay Yeo, Deputy Americas Editor, FlightGlobal
Li Zhang, Associate Producer, UN News (Chinese)
Ailin Zhou, Senior Financial Journalist, China Business News
Yi Zhu, Financial Reporter/Editor, Tencent (China)

2016
Xiyu Chen, Business Reporter, National China Radio
Chris DeLuca, Business Reporter, Mergermarket
Olivia Feld, Managing Editor, Euromoney Institutional Invester
Jereon Hoorn, Freelance Journalist, Het Financieele Dagblad (Netherlands)
Pramod Jasenthu Patabendi, Consultant Editor, Associated Newspapers of Ceylon Limited
Martin Lindgren, Reporter, Direkt News (Sweden)
Monica Miller, Reporter, BBC
Chukwubuike Oguh, Frontier Markets Analyst, Financial Nigeria International
Rex John Remitio, News Correspondent, CNN Philippines
Danielle Siqueira Silva, Reporter, Folha de S. Paolo (Brazil)
Joanna Socha, Editor, Harvard Business Review Poland
Monica Williams, Business Editor, Korea JoongAng Daily
Xufei Yu, Global Media Partnerships Manager, Tencent News (China)
Xin Zhang, Foreign Correspondent, CCTV America
Jia Zhou, Senior Business & Finance Reporter, China Business News

2015
Janet Al-Saad Alvarez, Reporter, TheStreet.com
Jonathan Chew, Reporter, Fortune
Marco Congiu, Journalist, Sky Italia
Yuqing Feng, Chief US Correspondent, China Business News
Claire Groden, Reporter, Fortune
Yin Hu, News Editor, Phoenix Satellite TV (Hong Kong)
Lu Kang, Reporter, Tencent (China)
Henrik Svensson, Financial Reporter, News Agency Direkt (Sweden)
Suya Wang, Research Director, Financial Times
Wenduo Ye, Financial Reporter, Sinovision (China)
Bo Yuan, Chief Correspondent, Wen Hui Daily (China)

2014

Chenjie Ding, Reporter, Brightwire
Yiwen Fu, News Editor, Phoenix Satellite Television Holdings (Hong Kong)
Cathy Rose Garcia, Deputy Editor-in-Chief, ABS-CBN Corp. (Philippines)
Jihui Huang, Reporter, Xinhua News Agency (China)
Zhenzu Ji, Chief US Financial Reporter, Tencent (China)
Charles Levinson, Investigations Editor, Reuters
Joan Magee, Senior Correspondent, Reuters
Mads Mariegaard, Managing Editor, Focus Denmark
Joe Miller, Broadcast Journalist, BBC (United Kingdom)
Coreliza Reyes, Business News Desk Editor, ABS-CBN Corp. (Philippines)
Siyuan Sun, Journalist, Sina Corporation (China)
Jing Wang, Financial Reporter, SinoVision (China)
Heyang Zhang, Reporter, Ta Kung Pao Daily (Hong Kong)

2013
Morten Bertelsen, US Correspondent, Norwegian Business Daily
Diane Claire Jiao, Senior Reporter, BusinessWorld Publishing Corporation, (Philippines) Barbara Ladeia, Reporter, iG-Internet Group, (Brazil)
Kirk Leigh, Business Editor, Daily Newswatch (Nigeria)
Qimei Luo, Sina Finance Reporter, Sina Finance (China)
Sven Millischer, Business Editor, Handelszeitung, Axel Spring Schweiz AG (Switzerland)
Charles Okine, Senior Financial Reporter, Graphic Communications Group Ltd. (Ghana)
Briar Stewart, National Correspondent, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Li Yang, News Reporter, China News Service

2012
Jeroen Ansink, Correspondent, Nassau Media (Netherlands)
Marianna Aragao, Folha de S. Paulo (Brazil)
Maria Paula Autran, Reporter/Editor, Folha de S. Paulo (Brazil)
Lisa Du, Reporter, Newsday
Anne Gaviola, Senior Producer, CBC News (Canada)
Roseanne Gerin, Senior News Editor, China Radio International
Anika Gupta, Assistant Editor (Web), Business Today Magazine (India)
Swati Khandelwal, Chief of Bureau and Assistant Editor, Bloomberg India TV
Sunghee Kwon, NY Correspondent, Moneytoday (Korea)
Shu Lin, Reporter, Duowei News (China)
Li Liu, US Correspondent, Shanghai Oriental Morning Post (China)
Hamish McKenzie, Reporter, PandoDaily
Godwin Nnanna, Investigations Editor, BusinessDay (Nigeria)
Edwin Nwachukwu, Bureau Chief UN/North America Correspondent, News Agency of Nigeria
Alexey Osipov, US Correspondent, Komosomolskaya Pravada (Russia)
Alanna Petroff, Financial Journalist, Morningstar (UK)
Jennifer Roig, Journalist, AmericaEconomia (Chile)
Kritika Saxena, Senior Correspondent, CNBC-TV 18 (India)
Mariana Segala, Staff Writer-Reporter, Editora Abril (Brazil)
Kengo Tanaka, NY Correspondent, Jiji Press (Japan)
Gerben van der Marel, US Correspondent, Het Financieele Dagblad (Netherlands)
Mars van Grunsven, US Correspondent, NRC Handelsblad (Netherlands)
Peter Vanham, Business & Finance Reporter, Die Handelszeitung, (Switzerland)
Huijue Ye, Correspondent, 21st Century Business Herald (China)
Chang Jae Yoo, Reporter, Korea Economic Daily
Wei Zhang, Chief of Bureau, Economic Daily (China)

2011
Samuel Ablordeppey, Senior Business Reporter, Graphic Business/Daily Graphic
Hamide Akat, Economy News Reporter, Turkish Radio and Television
Anna Camanducaia, News Reporter, TV Globo International
Ana Clara Costa, Reporter, Editora Abril – VEJA online
Elvis Darko, Editor, Net 2 Television (Ghana)
Astrid Doerner, U.S. Correspondent, Handelsblatt
Renata Giannini, Reporter, Exame Magazine, Editora Abril
Liming Guan, Senior Reporter, China Press
Tania Haas, Chase Producer, Business News Network (Canada)
Irene (Herman) Houngbo, Reporter, LC2 TV International
Elizabeth Klutse, Business Reporter, Dunka Continental Gold Fields Limited (Ghana)
Lina Liu, Economic and Financial Reporter, Xinhua News Agency
Neelima Mahajan, Freelancer, PoetsandQuants.com
Sajeet Manghat, Chief of Bureau, CNBC-TV18 (India)
Jose Martin, Editor, www.finanzas.com. (Spain)
Shaheen Pasha, Islamic Finance Correspondent, Thomson Reuters (UAE)
Stephen Ross, Reporter, Ebru News
Jessica Smith, Business Reporter, NPR
Soeren Springborg, Editor & Business Correspondent, Berlingske Business (Denmark)
Nafeesa Syeed, Freelance Multimedia Journalist
Nicholas Tetteh, Online Administrator, Western Publicaton, Ltd. (Ghana)
Roxana Tiron, Defense Reporter, Bloomberg News
Yu Wang, NY Correspondent, Caijing Magazine

2010
David Adadevoh, Deputy Business Editor, Ghanian Times New Times Corporation
Tokunbo Adedoja, New York Bureau Chief. THISDAY (Nigeria) Newspaper
Bennett Akuaku, Deputy Editor, Daily Guide (Ghana)
Jie Bai, Correspondent, Xinhua News Agency (China)
Suleman Din Assistant Editor, Arabic Knowledge@Wharton
Stephanie Genkin, Producer, CNN
Myoung Soo Kim, New York Bureau Chief, Maeil (Korea) Business Newspaper
Xi Laiwang, Bureau Chief, People’s Daily (China)
Kjetil Lyche, Journalist, Dagens Naeringsliv/Norwegian Business Daily
Natalia Paiva, Business Staff Writer, Folha de Sao Paulo
Willa Plank, Reporting Assistant, Wall Street Journal
Stefan Riecher, Correspondent, Die Presse (Austria)
Ting Shen, UN Bureau Chief ,China Radio International
Yuting Sun, Journalist, China News Service
Kaoru Takifuchi, Financial Reporter, Jiji Press America Ltd (Japan)
Marcos Todeschini, Editor, Editora Globa S.A. (Brazil)
Grace Williams, Reporter, Barron’s
Min Xiong, Washington Correspondent, 21st Century Business Herald

2009
Tatiana Artico, Reporter, Exame Magazine
Heda Bayron, Freelance Reporter, Voice of America
Jennifer Cummings, Reporter, Dow Jones Newswires Karina Frayter, Assignment Editor/Busines Producer, CNN
Conway Gittens, Business TV Reporter, Reuters
Jack Yong Ho, Associate Editor, Singapore Management University
Liu Hong, Business Reporter, Xinhua News Agency
Shengmei Hu, Reporter, People’s Daily UN Bureau
Mara Lee, Freelance Reporter
David Sans, Editor, www.vilaweb.cat
Akiko Sugimoto, Correspondent, The Nikkei
Kang Wang, Senior Reporter, 21Century Business Herald
Edem Worlanyo, Assistant Editor, Ghana Broadcasting Corporation TV
Ji Xiang, Reporter, Institutional Investor Magazine
Fei Zai, US Bureau Chief, Jiefang Daily

2008
Wen Chen, Reporter, Beijing Review
Pauline Chiou, Freelance Reporter, CNN & CBS
Janine Harper, News Producer, Fuji TV
Xiaomin Huang, Chief U.S. Correspondent, Ta Kung Pao Daily
David Kestenbaum, Business Reporter, NPR
Gunilla Kinn, Freelance Correspondent; Stringer, Swedish National News Agency (TT)
Felix Klutse, Business Editor, Daily Guide Newspaper
Shweta Kohli, Chief Business Correspondent, NDTV
Jing Li, Correspondent, China News Service
Shantanu Ray, Business Editor, Tehelka Magazine
Tolga Tanis, Editor, Hurriyet
Shirley Wang, Staff Reporter, The Wall Street Journal
Yanjuan Wang, Bureau Chief, Beijing Review
Xiaopeng Wu, New York Correspondent, 21st Century Business Herald

2007
I-Ching, NG, Journalist, Yazhou Zhoukan/“Asia Weekly” (Hong Kong)
Deborah Yao, Journalist, Associated Press
Indira Kannan, US Bureau Chief, CNBC-TV 18
Christine Mattauch, Freelance Writer, German Publications
David Barrouz, US Bureau Chief, Les Echos (France)
Saumya Roy, Journalist, Mint Newspaper (India)
Freek Staps, Journalist, NRC Handelsblad (Germany)
Hanah Cho, Jounalist, The Baltimore Sun
Nancy Trejos, Journalist, The Washington Post
Karen Krebsbach, International Business Editor, US Banker

2006
Nan Li, Bureau Chief, China Central Television
Jose DeHaro, U.S. Correspondent, el Economista
Stacy Smith, Staff Writer, Nikkei Business
Jeremy Caplan, Reporter, Time Magazine

2005
Diapayan Baishya, Correspondent, Economic Times
Jing Guan, Reporter, China Securities Journal
My Ha Nguyen, Business Reporter, Viet Nam News

Past Southwest Airlines Funding Recipients

2015
Lisa Brown, Business Reporter, St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Joseph Gallivan, Business Reporter, Portland Tribune

2014
Ellen Jean Hirst, Business Reporter, Chicago Tribune
Hilary Powell, Reporter, Lakeshore Public Media
Jaclyn Trop, Freelance Reporter, New York Times
Yvonne Villarreal, Staff Writer, Los Angeles Times
Alan Gomez, Reporter, USA Today

2013
Pamela Ambler, Anchor, KTSF
Vanessa Grigoriadis, Contributing Editor, Vanity Fair Magazine
Sunny Seong-hyon, Columnist, JoongAng IIbo Newspaper
Daniel Levine, Legal Correspondent, Reuters
James Osborne, Staff Writer, Energy, Dallas Morning News
Molly Young, Business Reporter, The Oregonian
Fang Zhang, English Reporter, Editor, China.org.cn

2012
Katrina Barlow, Associate Producer, The Seattle Times
Allan Brettman, Reporter, The Oregonian
Lynn Cari, Co-Author, The Whistleblower
Denise Petski, Managing Editor, Deadline Hollywood
Janet Tu, Technology Reporter, The Seattle Times

2011
Karin Caifa, Senior Producer, CNN Newsource
Qiuping Chen, Editor-in-chief, China.org.cn
Zhitao Ding, Executive Director, Beijing Review
Morgan Housel, Columnist, Motley Fool
Martin Swant, Business Reporter, The Birmingham News
Paul Tullis, Independent Journalist, Business Week
Akito Yoshikane, Contributing Writer, In These Times

2010
Bryan Chu, Sports Reporter, NBA.com
Dee DePass, Business Reporter, Minneapolis Star Tribune
Diane Haithman, Freelance/Contributor, Deadline Hollywood
Millie Jefferson, Associate Producer/Director, Marketplace Radio
Ayako Mie, Multimedia Journalist, AOL/Patch.com

2009
Steve Chiotakis, Host, Marketplace Morning Report
Lavonne Kuykendall, Reporter, Dow Jones Newswires
Aparajita Saha-Bubna, Reporter, Dow Jones Newswires
Courtney Sherwood, Reporter, Portland Business Journal

2008
Ann Baxter, Business Reporter, Minnesota Public Radio
Allison Bruce, Business Report, Ventura County Star
Nikki Finke, Columnist, LA Weekly
David Hyde, Producer, NPR (KUOW)
Ping Yang, Chief of L.A. Bureau, China Central Television

2007
Carolyn Lee, Freelance Writer
Kevin Plumberg, Journalist, Reuters
Denise Royal, Writer/Producer, Nightly Business Report
Lisa Friedman, Washington Bureau Chief, Los Angeles Daily
Jennifer Haley, Producer, CNN

Past National Association of Black Journalists Funding Recipients

2018
Trina McKee, News Anchor/Reporter, NBCUniversal (NBC6 Miami)
Karen Robinson-Jacobs, Real Estate Reporter, Dallas Morning News

2017
Nicole Norfleet, The (Minnesota) Star Tribune

2016
Geneen Harston, Audio Production VP, Rivet Radio

2015
Meredith Davis, Journalist, Thomson Reuters
Cordell Eddings, Finance Reporter, Bloomberg LP

2014
Aisha Al-Muslim, Business Reporter, Newsday
Danielle Douglas-Gabriel, Staff Reporter, Washington Post

2012
Dorine Bethea, Reporter, Editor, Freelancer
Danielle Davis, Reporter, Illinois Center for Broadcasting

Past Penn Wharton Public Policy Funding Recipients

2018
Megan Cassella, Reporter, POLITICO
Michael Finch, Data Reporter, The Sacramento Bee
Kristen Haunss, Senior Correspondent, Thomson Reuters
Derek Kravitz, Director of Research, ProPublica
Sharon Nunn, Economy Reporter, The Wall Street Journal
Tim Weatherhead, Editor, The Hill

2017
Emery Dalesio, The Associated Press
Matt Dolan, Detroit Free Press
Victoria Guida, Politico
Kathleen Long, Marketplace
Nancy Marshall-Genzer, Marketplace
Alan Rappeport, The New York Times
Steve Reilly, USA Today

2016
Molly Hensley-Clancy, Business of Education Reporter, BuzzFeed
Eric Platt, US Capital Markets Correspondent, The Financial Times
Alina Selyukh, Reporter, NPR
Jeffrey Sparshott, Reporter, The Wall Street Journal
Alexandra Stevenson, Reporter, The New York Times
Lindsey VanHulle, Capitol Correspondent, Crain’s Detroit Business
Vijay Vaitheeswaran, Business Editor & Shanghai Bureau Chief, The Economist

2015
Sandra Block, Senior Associate Director, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
Fatima Hussein, Jobs and Workplace Reporter, Cincinnati Enquirer
Laura Kusisto, Housing & Economics Reporter, Wall Street Journal
Mark Miller, Managing Editor, Marketplace
Gianna Palmer, Business Producer and Contributing Reporter, British Broadcasting Company
Emily Stephenson, Correspondent, Thomson Reuters

2014
Nathan Bomey, Business Reporter, Detroit Free Press
Sean Cavanagh, Associate Editor, Education Week
Kimberly Gittleson, North American Business Reporter, BBC (United Kingdom)
Jeff Kearns, Federal Reserve Reporter, Bloomberg News
Kristina Partsinevelos, Reporter, Business News Network (Canada)
Ryan Tracy, Reporter, Wall Street Journal
Anna Yukhananov, Correspondent, Thomson Reuters

2013
William Alden, Newsletter Editor and Reporter, New York Times Contributor
Kevin Cirilli, Finance Reporter, Politico
Niv Elis, Business and Economics Reporter, Jerusalem Post
Mitchell Hartman, Senior Reporter, Marketplace Radio
Cecelia Kang, Technology Reporter, Washington Post