Four Former IRP Fellows Win Pulitzer Prizes or Cited as Finalists!

By IRP Staff, October 26, 2016

In April 2016, four former IRP Fellows were awarded Pulitzer Prizes or were cited as finalists. Kathryn Schulz, a 2004 IRP Fellow, won the Pulitzer Prize for feature writing. Joby Warrick, a 2009 IRP Fellow, was awarded the Pulitzer in general nonfiction for his book, “Black Flags: The rise of ISIS.” Pulitzer finalists included Jessica Silver-Greenberg, a 2009 IRP Fellow, for her work as part of a New York Times team in the category of investigative reporting, and Colin Woodard, a 1999 IRP Fellow, in the category of explanatory reporting for his work at the Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram.