Category Archives: News

05 Dec
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2013 Friendly Fellowship opportunity for female Latin American journalist

We are pleased to announce that we have received a grant to fund a 2013 fellowship for a female journalist from Latin America. Below is information about the fellowship and the criteria of eligibility. Please note that this opportunity is ...

29 Nov
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1996 Fellow John Grobler (Namibia) is one of several recipients of the African News Challenge

Winners of $1m in Grants Focus on Citizen Engagement, Investigative Tools and Whistleblower Security Twenty African media innovators will receive a total of $1 million to develop digital projects that improve the quality of news across the continent, as part ...

13 Nov
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Alfred Friendly Press Partners Kicks off 30th Anniversary Activities

For Immediate Release:  November 12, 2012Contact: Katie Rudolph, krudolph[at]presspartners[dot]org  Join the Alfred Friendly Press Partners on Nov. 13 for the seminar“300 Journalists and 30 Years of Global Journalism Excellence” COLUMBIA, MO – On Tuesday, November 13, Alfred Friendly Press Partners will celebrate ...

01 Nov
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New Name and Look as AFPF Focus on Partnerships to Build Journalism Excellence

      For Immediate Release:  November 1, 2012 Contact: Katie Rudolph, krudolph[at]presspartners[dot]org New Name and Look as Alfred Friendly Press Fellowships Focus on Partnerships to Build Journalism Excellence WASHINGTON – The Alfred Friendly Press Fellowships, born in a world ...

29 Aug
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Former Fellow Alexandra Backlanova Popoff (Russia, 1991) published her second book.

ABOUT THE WIVES BY ALEXANDRA POPOFF Published on August 1, 2012 New York–London: Pegasus Books   To be translated into Portuguese (Brazil) and Polish The women behind the greatest works of Russian literature: Anna Dostoevsky, Sophia Tolstoy, Véra Nabokov, Elena Bulgakov, ...

29 Aug
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The Alfred Friendly Press Partners is awarded a grant from the U.S. Embassy – Islamabad.

The Alfred Friendly Press Partners is awarded a grant from the U.S. Embassy – Islamabad, Pakistan to continue the Daniel Pearl-Saleem Shahzad Fellowship in 2013. A fellow from Pakistan will be chosen for this fellowship that honors an American and a ...

29 Aug
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2008 Fellow Umar Cheema (Pakistan) receives the Missouri Honor Medal for Distinguished Service in Journalism.

The Nine Winners Include Investigative Reporters, Advertising and Magazine Executives, Visual Journalists and Media Executives Columbia, Mo. (July 11, 2012) — The 2012 winners of the Missouri Honor Medal for Distinguished Service in Journalism were announced today by the Missouri ...

20 Mar
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AFPF Names 2012 Fellows

For Immediate Release:  March 20, 2012 Contact:  Katie Rudolph at 202-429-3740 or krudolph[at]presspartners[dot]org  Alfred Friendly Press Fellowships Names 2012 Fellows WASHINGTON—The Alfred Friendly Press Fellowships (AFPF) is pleased to announce the 2012 Fellowship Class.  The fellows arrive in the United States ...

19 Jan
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Kathleen Graham joins AFPF

For Immediate Release: January 19, 2012Contact:Katie Rudolph, katie[at]pressfellowships[dot]org KATHLEEN GRAHAM, NONPROFIT JOURNALISM TRAINING VETERAN, NAMED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE ALFRED FRIENDLY PRESS FELLOWSHIPS  WASHINGTON – The Alfred Friendly Press Fellowships (AFPF) has selected Kathleen Graham to serve as the organization’s executive director. AFPF is a ...

22 Mar
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Charting a Path for International Journalism Fellows

AFPF convenes advisory board as new fellows arrive Washington, DC–Does a young journalist from Kenya need to know how to blog an election night? Must a reporter from Yemen be adept at an iPad news app? How much should a ...