Welcome to the Foreign Press Association

Founded in 1918, the FPA is the pre-eminent non-governmental organization representing international journalists in the U.S. With members from more than 50 countries, the FPA offers orientation and networking opportunities; news making and educational events that bring members together with political, business, and other leaders; and a range of valuable member benefits and services.

The FPA partners with corporations, non-profits, media organizations, and communications companies on events that meet the needs of its members.

The FPA’s Foreign Press Awards, has also honored individuals from the arts, sciences, politics and other fields., honorees have included: Albert Einstein, Tennessee Williams, Elizabeth Taylor, David Lean, Mike Nichols, Henry Kissinger, and Walter Cronkite.

To Become a Member:

Please Visit Our Membership Page or Click on the JOIN button
To Renew Your Membership click on the RENEW button


Foreign Press Association Scholarship Fund

FPA Scholarship Logo Color 2016The FPA Scholarship Fund was founded 23 years ago by the Foreign Press Association on the 75th Anniversary of its formation to contribute to the development of the next generation of international reporters. Over the last 23 years, thanks to the generosity of members and supporting companies, the FPA Scholarship Fund has awarded 84 scholarships to international graduate journalism students studying in the United States through the Foreign Press Association Annual Scholarship Awards program.

2016 FPA Scholarship Awards Highlights:

To View the 2016 FPA Scholarship Awards” (Length: 53 minutes), please click here.

More information about the 2016 FPA Scholarship Awards can be found here.

2016 Principal Sponsors:

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Help Support the Future of Journalism

donate_175There are various ways to support the FPA Scholarship Fund and Annual Awards:

To make a donation to the scholarship Fund, (a registered 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit corporation), please contact the FPA Scholarship Fund office, or click the “Donate” button to learn of ways to support.


For Additional Information Please Contact:

The Foreign Press Association

Anthony Morenzi
Executive Director
Tel: +1 646-320-3441

The FPA Scholarship Fund

Camilla Hellman, MBE
Executive Director
Tel: +1 212-729-0127