Press releases

Press releases, 2015

Neil Brown of Tampa Bay Times and Tommie Shelby of Harvard University are elected to Pulitzer Prize Board
—October 29, 2015

Expanded eligibility for three journalism categories
—October 27, 2015

Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Writing: We seek wider participation across America
—October 26, 2015

2016 Pulitzer Centennial Marquee Events’ partners and themes announced
—June 29, 2015

Paul Gigot of The Wall Street Journal named new Pulitzer Prize Board Chair
—May 4, 2015

Press releases for the 2015 Pulitzer Prize announcements, April 20, 2015

Pulitzer Prizes to launch national "Campfires Initiative" to celebrate 2016 Centennial
—March 30, 2015

Press releases, 2014

Pulitzer Prizes expand eligibility in Feature and Investigative Categories
—December 8, 2014

Mike Pride, former Concord Monitor editor, elected Pulitzer Prize administrator
—July 1, 2014

Danielle Allen, widely known scholar, elected chair of Pulitzer Prize Board
—May 1, 2014

Press releases for the 2014 Pulitzer Prize announcements, April 14, 2014

Pulitzer Administrator Sig Gissler to retire
—January 15, 2014

Press releases, 2013

Call for wider range of Editorial Writing entries
—September 17, 2013

Paul Tash, CEO of Tampa Bay Times, elected chair of Pulitzer Prize Board
—May 15, 2013

John Daniszewski, AP news executive, joins Pulitzer Board
—May 1, 2013

Jurors search for nation’s best journalism (slide show)
—May 2013

Press releases for the 2013 Pulitzer Prize announcements, April 15, 2013

Press releases, 2012

Journalist, playwright and regional newspaper editor named to Pulitzer Prize Board
—October 23, 2012

2012 Journalism Jurors leap to online judging system (slide show)
—May 2012

Gregory Moore and Thomas Friedman elected co-chairs of Pulitzer Prize Board
—May 10, 2012

Stephen Engelberg, managing editor of ProPublica, named to Pulitzer Prize Board
—May 3, 2012

Press releases for the 2012 Pulitzer Prize announcements, April 16, 2012

Press releases, 2011

Pulitzer Prizes for Journalism move to all-digital entry system
—November 30, 2011

Steven Hahn, American historian, and Robert Blau, an editor at Bloomberg News, join Pulitzer Board
—October 26, 2011

Margaret Sullivan, editor of Buffalo News, joins Pulitzer Prize Board
—June 21, 2011

Three journalism leaders elected to head Pulitzer Prize Board
—May 12, 2011

2011 Journalism jurors at work (slide show)
—April 2011

Press releases for the 2011 Pulitzer Prize announcements, April 18, 2011

Press releases, 2010

Pulitzer Prize Board announces changes for 2011 journalism competition
—December 8, 2010

Eugene Robinson, Washington Post columnist, joins Pulitzer Prize Board
—December 2, 2010

Novelist Junot Díaz joins Pulitzer Prize Board
—May 20, 2010

Pulitzer Prize Board announces new co-chairs:Amanda Bennett, an Executive Editor at Bloomberg News, and David Kennedy, Stanford Historian
—April 27, 2010

2010 Journalism jurors on the job (slide show)
—March 2010

Press releases for the 2010 Pulitzer Prize announcements

Press releases, 2009

Pulitzer Prize Board elects new member, Jim VandeHei, co-founder of Politico
—December 7, 2009

The Pulitzer Prize Board eases eligibility for online-only entries
—December 2, 2009

Columbia University announces Anders Gyllenhaal, executive editor of The Miami Herald, as new chair of the Pulitzer Prize Board
—May 6, 2009

2009 Journalism jurors in action (slide show)
—March 2009

Press releases for the 2009 Pulitzer Prize announcements

Press Releases, 2008

Pulitzer Prizes broadened to include online-only publications primarily devoted to original news reporting
—December 8, 2008

Pulitzer Prize Board elects two new Board members: Randell Beck, South Dakota publisher, and Keven Willey, Texas editorial page editor
—December 3, 2008

Joyce Dehli joins Pulitzer Prize Board —May 1, 2008

Jay Harris and Richard Oppel are new co-chairs of Pulitzer Prize Board —April 25, 2008

Press releases for the 2008 Pulitzer Prize announcements

Press releases, 2007

Paul Gigot joins Pulitzer Prize Board —Dec. 6, 2007

Veteran newspaper editors Joann Byrd and Mike Pride named new co-chairs of the Pulitzer Prize Board —April 26, 2007

Pulitzer Prize Board honors John Coltrane with special citation —April 17, 2007

Press releases, 2006

—Pulitzer Prizes recognize previously anonymous photo winner —Dec. 6, 2006

Iranian photographer Jahangir Razmi to receive award for his iconic 1979 firing squad photo...

Pulitzer Board widens range of online journalism in entries —Nov. 27, 2006

Press Releases, 2004

Statement on changes to the music prize (pdf) —June 1, 2004.

Press releases, 2003

Statement on Walter Duranty's 1932 Prize —Nov. 21, 2003

—After more than six months of study and deliberation, the Pulitzer Prize Board has decided it will not revoke the foreign reporting prize awarded in 1932 to Walter Duranty of The New York Times...