2019 Professional Development Fellowship Recipients AnnouncedThe Jack Webster Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of the Jack Webster Foundation Professional Development Fellowships. They are Stephanie Ip, Van Live Digital Reporter, The Vancouver Sun/Province - Postmedia, Simran Singh, Staff Writer, Daily Hive, and Maryse Zeidler, Digital Reporter, CBC Vancouver.
Van Live Digital Reporter
The Vancouver Sun/Province - Postmedia
Ms. Ip will attend the prestigious Poynter Institute for Media Studies in St. Petersburg Florida where she will take the course, Summit for Reporters and Editors in Multi-Platform Newsrooms. Ms. Singh will also attend the Poynter Institute to take the course Reporting Workshop for Rising Stars. Ms. Singh's fellowship is in the name of the late B.C. reporter, Don Matheson, whose estate endowed professional development awards for B.C. born journalists. Ms. Zeidler is the recipient of a self-defined fellowship in order to further study photojournalism.