SABEW selects 23 for Goldschmidt Fellowship

SABEW selected 23 business journalists for the 2023 Goldschmidt Fellowship data immersion workshop taking place Feb. 26 – March 2 in Washington, D.C. During the five-day program, the Fellows will interact with representatives from governmental and non-governmental agencies that produce the data that business journalists use every day. These sessions expand the journalists’ knowledge of […]

Kim receives Nikkei-Columbia scholarship

Nikkei and the Columbia University Journalism School in New York have awarded the annual Columbia-Nikkei Scholarship to Minju Kim, a 27-year-old data journalist from South Korea. “My education at the Columbia Journalism School would not have been possible without the generous support from the Columbia-Nikkei scholarship,” said Kim, who is expected to graduate next year […]

Knight-Bagehot now accepting applications for 23-24

Applications are now open to mid-career journalists for the Knight-Bagehot fellowship in economics and business journalism at Columbia University. It offers journalists the opportunity to enhance their understanding and knowledge of business, economics, finance and technology, as well as gain a strong understanding of the business of journalism itself. The fellowship is open to full-time […]

UNC hires LaRoche to teach business journalism

The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill has hired Michelle LaRoche to teach business journalism. LaRoche, currently the Baldwin Chair in Business and Financial Journalism at the University of South Carolina’s School of Journalism and Mass Communications, earned a master’s degree at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education. Her teaching focus is on covering business, finance and economics […]

Tsinghua master’s program in biz journalism seeking applications

Applications to the Global Business Journalism master’s program will open in early November for the 2023-2024 academic year. The Global Business Journalism program is a partnership between Tsinghua University, the International Center for Journalists and Bloomberg News. It is the premier English language business journalism master’s program in Asia, and it has attracted students from […]

South Carolina names Morrow biz journalism scholarship winners

The 2022 recipients of the David J. Morrow Scholarship for Business Journalism at the University of South Carolina are Jade Crooks, Riley Edenbeck, Tyler Fedor, Addison Hinkle, Brook McDaniel and Stephen Pastis. The Morrow Scholarship is a partnership between the School of Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of South Carolina and the Society for Advancing Business […]

San Antonio Report biz and tech reporter Cunningham named Evans fellow

Texas-based journalist and photographer Waylon Cunningham has been selected as the first fellow of the Sir Harry Evans Global Fellowship in Investigative Journalism at Reuters. Cunningham – who is currently a reporter at the San Antonio Report – will receive a fellowship with Durham University beginning in early 2023 that involves pursuing a six-to-nine-month investigative […]

SABEW names 25 to data immersion workship

Twenty-five business journalists were selected for the Society for Advancing Business Editing and Writing’s 2022 Goldschmidt FRED advanced data workshop on Oct. 19-21 in St. Louis. The journalists will visit the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis during the program to learn about economic data. They will also hear from speakers who will discuss how […]

Two biz reporters receive National Press Foundation fellowships for Wharton

The National Press Foundation has awarded fellowships for two journalists to attend the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists. Samantha Delouya of Business Insider and Sally Ho of the Associated Press will attend the Oct. 17–19 seminars in Philadelphia at the Wharton School. Each year, NPF provides funds for two journalists to attend the seminars at […]

Garza hired as endowed business journalism professor at Illinois

Melita M. Garza has been appointed as the Tom and June Netzel Sleeman Scholar in Business Journalism and an associate professor at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. During her two-decades in journalism, Garza worked as a reporter at the Chicago Tribune and Bloomberg News, and as an associate editor of the McKinsey Quarterly in London. […]