Kathmandu, August 22, 2018: In memory of Late Sanjay Neupane, a fellowship is established by Society of Economic Journalist Nepal (SEJON) and FACTS Research and Analytics.
In collaboration with a research company FACTS Research and Analytics, SEJON signed a grant for economic research for journalists who report on business and economic related issues. Late Sanjay Neupane was the senior journalist and former editor of Karobar Economic Daily. The grant of amount Rs 50,000 will be awarded to one journalist annually. The announcement of the shortlisted will be done on the occasion of SEJON anniversary. The evaluation of the best journalist will be on the basis of the research proposal submitted.
The fellowship aims to encourage and promote research on the basis of objective coverage on economic and business issues.