Welcome to Danish Siddiqui Foundation
Established in memory of the acclaimed Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Danish Siddiqui, the foundation is dedicated to advancing value-based journalism. Through diverse programs and initiatives tailored for students, professionals, and freelancers, our aim is to promote and propagate the essence of ethical and impactful journalism.
The Danish Siddiqui Foundation is dedicated to advancing value-based journalism to create an informed, engaged, and socially aware society.
Our Focus Areas
An Immersive Scholarship Program provides students with a comprehensive learning environment outside the classroom while taking care of the financial barriers to education for an all-round development.
Rising Reporters Project
Empowering young student journalists to address vital issues across diverse topics, making a substantial contribution to the field through their impactful storytelling, and creating positive change in journalism
Journalist Safety Workshops
Ensuring the safety of frontline journalists is crucial in high-risk areas. Specialized training is essential to navigate unique threats and challenges that journalists face in conflict zones
Delhi Photo Contest
Designed to showcase the power of images in storytelling. This contest aims to encourage aspiring photojournalists to capture compelling stories that ignite conversations through their photographs.
What Leading Journalists Say
last date 29 feb 2024
Portraits of A Nation Photography Contest
Students are encouraged to explore the vibrant facets of India by capturing moments that narrate its story. Whether it's the rich cultural heritage, the hustle and bustle of daily life, the celebration of traditions, or the representation of national symbols, students have the freedom to interpret and present their unique vision of India
Become A JOURNALIST
Are you interested in Journalism ?
Are you curious about the world around you, have a sense of humor, and be willing to learn? Do you have a passion for going out in the world to find stories that will educate, inform, uncover, expose and trigger people's interests and emotions? Apply for the Danish Siddiqui Journalism Scholarship Program.
Applications Are Now Closed
News & Views
Killed By The Taliban
Indian Photojournalist Danish Siddiqui's Death During His Coverage Of The Taliban War In Afghanistan Is Shrouded In Mystery. As His Family Seeks Crucial Answers, News9 Plus Carries Out This Eye-Opening Investigation.