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Pulliam past winners

This page was current during summer 2016; AOJ is merging into the American Society of News Editors by Jan. 1, 2017.
The Society of Professional Journalists continues the fellowship. See SPJ.org.

2015 Pulliam Editorial Writing Fellow
Ronnie Polaneczky, Philadelphia Daily News
Read press release 
[AOJ-Masthead article, photo, video link are here]

Prior Pulliam Editorial Writing Fellows: 

2014 Farah Stockman, Boston Globe 
[AOJ-Masthead article here]
2015 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary

2013 Hugh Bailey, Connecticut Post
View project: “Ruins Reborn”
Part 1Part 2Part 3

2012 Sandra Shea, Philadelphia Daily News
View project: “Tapped Out”

2011 Mark Woods, The Florida Times-Union

2010 Jim Dwyer, New York Times
Book publisher's page More Awesome than Money

2009 No Fellowship Awarded, Centennial Project year

2008 Jay Bookman, The Atlanta Journal Constitution

2007 Jeff Gerritt, Detroit Free Press

2006 Karin Klein, editorial writer, Los Angeles Times

2005 Kate Riley, editorial writer, The Seattle Times 
In Depth: Who owns the past? Learning from our ancestors and finding common ground

2004 A. Barton Hinkle, editorial writer, The Richmond Times-Dispatch

2003 Ximena Ortiz, editorial writer, The Washington Times

2002 David Sarasohn, associate editor of the Oregonian

2001 Joe Holley, Insight editor at the San Antonio Express-News

2000 Maura Casey, associate page editor at The Day in New London

1999 James Gogeck, editorial writer, The San Diego Union-Tribune

1998 George B. Pyle, editorial editor of the Salina (Kansas) Journal

1997 John Krist, Ventura County Star

1996 Keith Burris, Journal Inquirer

1995 Jay Bookman, The Atlanta Constitution

1994 Sarah Bachman, San Jose Mercury News, San Jose, California

1993 Carol Towarnicky, Philadelphia Daily News, Philadelphia, PA

1992 Thomas Hylten, The Mercury, Pottstown, Pennsylvania

1991 Greg Stone, The Day, London, Connecticut

1990 Linda Valdez, The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson, Arizona

1989 Randolph Ryan, The Boston Globe

1988 Chris Waddle, The Anniston Star, Anniston, Alabama

1987 John J. Fried, Long Beach, California, Press-Telegraph

1986 Jonathan Freedman, San Diego, California, Evening Tribune

1985 Betty DePamus, Detroit Free Press

1984 Graham S. Dower, Cleveland, Ohio Plain Dealer

1983 Ralph Johnson, Toledo, Ohio Blade

1982 No Award Made

1981 F. J. (Ted) Douglas, the Detroit News

1980 Ralph B. Bennett, San Diego, California Evening Tribune

1979 No Award Made

1978 Ross MacKenzie, Richmond, Virginia News-Leader

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