Topic 2015


The theme for this year’s fellowship is Values. Let the topic inspire a new idea for a story. Or think of a story you’ve wanted to do and see if you can link it to the topic.

Fellowship Articles

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Red Revival: The Fall and Rise of Karl Marx

Damir Pilic
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Motherhood on Ice: Women Face Egg-Freezing Quandary

Jasmina Lazic

Fellows' Diaries

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25 Sep 2015 / 11:57

What to Expect When a Surrogate's Expecting

Jasmina Lazic
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03 Aug 2015 / 08:36

Exploring museum mysteries amid fears of a Grexit

Fotini Barka
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14 Jul 2015 / 07:22

Hard times for Bulgaria's old arms hub

Mariya Petkova
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09 Jul 2015 / 08:51

A degree of hopelessness

Jeton Mehmeti
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01 Jul 2015 / 11:53

Language loss reflects changing identity of Bulgarian Roma

Zornitsa Stoilova
26 Jun 2015 / 09:00

The Romanian city that can only export luxury

Laura Stefanut

About the Programme

What is the Fellowship?

Journalists from the Balkans are increasingly required to cover complex reform issues, taking in a regional and Europe-wide dimension. The fellowship provides editorial guidance, training and adequate funding to do so.


The Alumni Network

What is the Alumni Network?

The Alumni Network is an ever-expanding group of journalists who have all participated in the Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence.