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As the recipient of the 2015-2016 Atkinson Fellowship in Public Policy, Michelle Shephard, national security reporter for the Toronto Star, is exploring the effectiveness of Canadian public policy as it relates to national security. View her acceptance speech at the 2015 CJF Awards.
2016-2017 Atkinson Fellowship in Public Policy
Since 1988, the Atkinson Fellowship in Public Policy has been awarded to a leading Canadian journalist. Fellows are supported for a period of one year--from September 1 to August 31--to investigate a current policy issue and write a series of articles for publication in the Toronto Star. During this period, the Fellow works exclusively on his or her project and receives a stipend of $75,000 and up to $25,000 for research expenses.
The award is jointly sponsored by The Atkinson Charitable Foundation, the Toronto Star and The Honderich Family.
For more information about the award, including past recipients and how to apply, please visit: atkinsonfoundation.ca/grants/atkinson-awards/
Read the report by Gillian Steward, 2014 recipient: Alberta's oilsands trade-off.