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National Press Foundation hosts journalism contest

http://nationalpress.org/awards/   Journalists and media organizations can apply for seven awards for outstanding use of journalism. The National Press Foundation is accepting applications for various awards. The organization recognizes accomplishments in broadcasting, print and online journalism, as well as editorial cartoons, best … Continue reading

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French-American Foundation 2017 Immigration Journalism Award

For the sixth year, the French-American Foundation will recognize the work of two journalists for best immigration reporting: “The Immigration Journalism Prize of the French-American Foundation” (in English) and “Prix Cercle des Médias” (in French).  The Awards Ceremony will take place … Continue reading

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Asia Society hosts reporting competition

Asia Society is currently seeking applications for the Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia. The $10,000 prize is awarded annually to a reporter or team of reporters who has produced the best example of journalism about Asia … Continue reading

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New York University hosts reporting award

The Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute of New York University is now accepting applications for The Reporting Award of 2017 for a significant work of journalism in any medium on an under-reported topic in the public interest. The deadline for … Continue reading

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ICFJ seeks pitches on minority women entrepreneurs

Minority women entrepreneurs are on the rise, and it’s about time. Women-owned businesses increased by 27% and minority-owned businesses increased by 38% between 2012 and 2007, according to 2012 U.S. Census Data. When we examine the rise of minority women … Continue reading

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Contest open to video journalists

  Freelance video journalists who cover international news and current affairs can apply for an award. The Rory Peck Awards, sponsored by Sony UK Ltd,  aim at honoring freelance cameramen and camerawomen. The Rory Peck Trust was established in 1995, two … Continue reading

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Contest for investigative business journalism open

Investigative journalists in the United States can enter a competition. The 2016 Barlett & Steele Awards for Investigative Business Journalism, funded by the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism, celebrate the best in print and online investigative business … Continue reading

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CNN seeks entries for journalism contest

African print, broadcast and online journalists can apply for an award. The CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Competition highlights journalism’s role in Africa’s development and honors journalistic talent across all media disciplines. Journalists can submit their work in 14 categories. Winners … Continue reading

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Environmental reporting contest open

  Print, television, radio and online journalists can apply for an environmental reporting prize. The Knight-Risser Prize in Western Environmental Journalism recognizes excellence in reporting on environmental issues and stories in the North American West. The prize seeks to encourage … Continue reading

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Contest for investigative journalism video open

Freelancers, videomakers, staff journalists, photographers, TV networks, newspapers, agencies and others can submit investigative videos for an award. Italy’s DIG Awards, an international competition dedicated to investigative journalism, is accepting entries in six categories: focus on Italy, investigative videos, long reportage, short reportage, digital … Continue reading

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