- July 17, 2009
Milena Stosic, journalist of WAVE
magazine - the Serbian winner of European Young Journalist Award 2009
with article in April issue - No.30 - "Europe on the south of Serbia"
... more info coming soon...
Check out www.EUjournalist-award.eu.
- February 1, 2009
Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic
The Robert Bosch Stiftung and ERSTE Foundation,
in cooperation with the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network, BIRN,
are pleased to announce the third year of the Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic
To mark two tumultuous decades of both fragmentation
and European integration since the collapse of the Iron Curtain and the descent
into armed conflict in many Balkan nations, journalists are invited to explore
the broad concept of "Identity" in the contemporary landscape.
from Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro,
Romania or Serbia are encouraged to submit research proposals for a 2,000 word
Through an open competition, ten journalists will
be selected to participate in a seven month programme. The journalists will receive
funding and professional support to conduct research, both in the region and in
the European Union, culminating in publication and Europe-wide promotion of their
reports at the end of the year.
Successful applicants will receive a bursary
of 2,000 Euros and a travel allowance of up to 2,000 Euros. A selection committee
comprised of prominent journalists will additionally award one fellow with an
individually-tailored opportunity for further professional development, to the
value of 8,000 Euros.
Applications must be received no later than March
More details about the programme, application forms and guidelines
are available at http://fellowship.birn.eu.com
Monday - January 12, 2009
The Pulitzer prizes for online editions
Committee has decided to recognize and include online-only publications. It is
not obligated that you are American citizen in domain of journalism, but newspapers
should be published at least once a week in America.
The Pulitzer Prize
is an American prestigious award for newspaper journalism, literary achievements
and musical composition. Its administration is at Columbia University in New York
City. The prize was invented and established by Joseph Pulitzer, a Hungarian-Jewish-American
journalist and newspaper publisher. The first prize of this kind was awarded on
June 4, 1917 and since then it has been announced each April. The thing that is
crucial is that in public service category award is given to the newspaper, not
the individuals, no matter if he/she has contributed to it.
To be a part
of this prestigious race yout newspapers should be published at least once a week
in U.S.A. or on American website, according to the decision made on December 8,
2008. Hereafter, the great importance is given to original reporting and coverage
of ongoing stories as well as adherence to the highest journalistic principles,
as it is written on official web site. In category of journalism there are 14
subcategories and all of them do consider online editions.
Gissler, administrator of the Prizes, including online-only publications is important
step forward which shows the readiness to adapt to growth of online journalism.
you think you are eligible for all criteria, visit official web site which contains
guidelines for each category and directions how to apply.
is February 1, 2009 - www.pulitzer.org.
- September 8, 2008
Federer wins US Open title
for the fifth time in a row!
Serena Williams and Roger Federer are
the winners of US Open 2008. The last grand slam tournament in the season has
brought interesting and high-quality tennis. The best among ladies was domestic
player Serena Williams who defeated Jelena Jankovic in the final match and won
her 9th Grand slam title, 3rd in New York. Talking about men, ex-King Roger Federer
waked up and saved the season with winning at least one grand slam title this
year. He was better from Andy Murray in the final, very convincing and superb
The greatest disappointment was early elimination of girl's No.1
before US Open - Ana Ivanovic, and nice surprises came from Andy Murray with completely
excellent American tour, Juan Martin del Potro who was beaten by British in quarter
finals, Gilles Muller from Luxembourg and among girls - Sibill Bammer and Katarina
Srebotnik, as well as experienced Patty Schnyder.
Tennis season is closing
to its end now and the rest of the tournaments will be a chance for reserving
place at the final games of the season - Masters in Doha (women) and Shanghai