The Alicia Patterson Foundation
1997 Fellowship Winners
For the first year in its history, the foundation was able to add an eighth fellow. The winners were chosen by two panels of judges and were interviewed after the competition luncheon Dec. 9th at the Hay-Adams Hotel. Those selected were:
(Photos by Ira J. Schwarz)
Judges for the 32nd annual competition were:
Sandy Close, editor, Pacific News Service, San Francisco, CA.
Roger Cohn, editor, Audubon New York City, and former APF Fellow ’84.
Lucia Herndon, columnist, Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA.
Stephen Hess, author and writer, The Brookings Institution, Washington, DC.
Tony Marro, editor, Newsday, Melville, NY.
Steven Rubin, photographer, Baltimore, MD and former APF Fellow ’94.
Ellen Warren, senior reporter, Chicago Tribune, Chicago, IL.