• Carolyn T Kormann

    Contributing Writer; editor, research, The New Yorker's Web Department

    The New Yorker

    Farmers, Soldiers, and a Knuckleballer: North Korea, Climate Change, and the Future of Japanese Gender Politics

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2017
    Title (at time of award)
    Contributing Writer; editing, research
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    The New Yorker
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Rachel L Nuwer

    Journalist, Freelance

    Ivory Trade in Japan: Past, Present and Future

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2017
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Freelance Journalist
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Brigid F Schulte

    Director, The Better Life Lab - Work-Life, Gender Equality and Social Policy Program

    New America Foundation

    Overwork in Japan: Causes, Consequences and Prospects for Change

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2017
    Title (at time of award)
    Director
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    New America Foundation
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Amos Charles Zeeberg

    Freelance Journalist

    How to Invent the 21st Century's Great Lifesaver: Stem-Cell Therapy

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2017
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Nate Berg

    Freelance Journalist

    Freelance Journalist

    Urbanization, Technology and the Evolution of Japanese Housing

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2016
    Title (at time of award)
    Freelance Journalist
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Jonathan R Masters

    Deputy Managing Editor, Digital

    Council on Foreign Relations

    The Robot Revolution: Will Japan Stay Ahead of the Rest?

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2016
    Title (at time of award)
    Deputy Editor
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Minako Sasako

    Staff Writer, International News Department

    Yomiuri Shimbun

    Widening Gap and Sustainable Society: Case Study of Sandy Springs

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2016
    Title (at time of award)
    Staff Writer
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Yomiuri Shimbun
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Alana Semuels

    Staff Writer

    The Atlantic Monthly

    Single Mothers in Japan and Sweden and the Strength of the Safety Net

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2016
    Title (at time of award)
    Staff Writer
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    The Atlantic Monthly
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Kumiko Nakatsuka

    Staff Writer

    Asahi Shimbun

    Studying countermeasures to child poverty in Japan, the U.S. and EU

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2015
    Title (at time of award)
    Staff Writer
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Asahi Shimbun
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Cassandra Sweet

    Writer | Media Expert | Clean Energy Specialist

    Development of renewable energy and storage in Japan

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2015
    Title (at time of award)
    Reporter
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    The Wall Street Journal
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Adam J Taylor

    Staff Writer, Foreign desk

    The Washington Post

    Going up? Japan’s race to build the fastest elevators in the world in a slowing China

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2015
    Title (at time of award)
    Staff Writer
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    The Washington Post
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Sophia C Yan

    Correspondent, Beijing Office

    CNBC

    Women Matter: Unlocking Japan's Full Economic Potential

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2015
    Title (at time of award)
    Reporter
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    CNN
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Hiroko Aihara

    Director

    Japan Perspective News Inc.

    Towards Building a Consensus in a Democratic Society - Policy-making to Support Disaster Survivors in the Context of Nuclear Uncertainty

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2014
    Title (at time of award)
    Director
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Japan Perspective News Inc.
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Kim Gittleson

    New York Business Correspondent, News

    BBC

    Should a Company Live Forever? Lessons for US Economic and Corporate Policy From Japan's Shinise

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2014
    Title (at time of award)
    Business Reporter
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    BBC
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Adam Tanner

    Associate, Institute for Quantitative Social Science

    Harvard University

    Different Approaches in Japan and the United States in the Multi-Billion Dollar Hidden Trade in Our Private Medical Data

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2014
    Title (at time of award)
    Fellow
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Harvard University
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Sharon Weinberger

    National Security Editor

    The Intercept

    Beyond Human: An Exploration of Japan's Robotic Culture

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2014
    Title (at time of award)
    Reporter
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Freelance
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Philip Cunningham

    Independent Scholar

    Exploring Japan's Antiwar Tradition as Expressed in Manga and Anime

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2013
    Title (at time of award)
    Journalist
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Leah Nylen

    Chief Global Antitrust Correspondent

    MLex

    Cartel Deterrence in Japan: Is It Really Working?

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2013
    Title (at time of award)
    Chief Correspondent, North American Antitrust
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    MLex
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Kazuo Teranishi

    Economics Correspondent, European General Bureau

    Asahi Shimbun

    Fiscal Reforms for Transparency Improvement in the U.S, Japan and Eurozone

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2013
    Title (at time of award)
    Staff Writer
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Asahi Shimbun
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Jessica Weisberg

    Gimlet Media

    Japan's New Immigration Policy

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2013
    Title (at time of award)
    Assistant Editor
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Al Jazeera America
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Eve W Bower

    Senior Researcher, The Row

    CNN

    Rare Earth Supply Security in a Post-Blockade World: How Environmental Concerns May Shape Future Developments

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2012
    Title (at time of award)
    Freelance Journalist
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    CNN
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Laura J King

    Global Affairs Correspondent, Washington, DC

    Los Angeles Times

    Japan in Afghanistan: Can Its Aid and Development Strategy Succeed Where Others Have Failed?

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2012
    Title (at time of award)
    Kabul bureau chief
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Los Angeles Times
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Eliza Strickland

    Senior Associate Editor, editorial

    IEEE Spectrum

    Power Puzzle: Energy Policy in Post-Fukushima Japan

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2012
    Title (at time of award)
    Associate Editor
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    IEEE Spectrum
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Hideki Yoshimura

    Singapore Bureau, Bureau Chief

    Sankei Shimbun

    Future Cooperation in Energy Policy between Japan and the U.S.

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2012
    Title (at time of award)
    Staff Writer
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Sankei Shimbun
    Fellows & Grantees
  • Eric Jaffe

    Editorial Director

    Sidewalk Labs

    The Modern Legacy of Okawa Shumei's Pan-Asianism

    Fellowship/Grant
    Abe Fellowship for Journalists
    Year
    2011
    Title (at time of award)
    Author
    University/Institution (at time of award)
    Simon & Schuster
    Fellows & Grantees