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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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Contest on labor rights reporting open

Web, print and broadcast journalists can apply for a cash prize. Brazil’s Ministry of Labor (MPT, in Portuguese) launched the Prêmio MPT de Jornalismo, a contest for the best journalistic works related to labor law and labor law violations. Possible … Continue reading

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Energy writing competition

Print, online and broadcast journalists covering energy can apply for an award. The National Press Foundation is accepting works for the Thomas L. Stokes Award for Best Energy Writing. Submissions should be reporting, analysis or commentary on some form of energy — … Continue reading

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Contest honors mental health reporting

Print, broadcast and online journalists can apply for a US$10,000 prize. The National Press Foundation launched a journalism award to honor excellence in mental health reporting. The Carolyn C. Mattingly Award for Mental Health Reporting recognizes exemplary journalism that illuminates and advances … Continue reading

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Last Call: Submit to 2016 Dart Awards

The Dart Awards for Excellence in Coverage of Trauma honor innovative, ethical and effective reporting of human tragedy across all media platforms. Judges will make two awards, each carrying a $5000 cash prize. Entries must be submitted through the online application … Continue reading

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Contest for ethics in journalism seeks entries

  Journalists and news organizations that have demonstrated an extraordinary commitment to ethical decision-making and conduct can apply. The University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication (SOJC) is accepting nominations for the 16th Annual Ancil Payne Award for Ethics in … Continue reading

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Religion reporting competition open

Journalists covering religion can apply for an award. The Religion Newswriters Association (RNA) Awards for Religion Reporting Excellence honor journalists from newspapers, magazines, broadcast outlets, online outlets, student publications and book authors who write about religion. The contest features 19 … Continue reading

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Harvard competition for fairness in coverage open

Journalists working for newspapers or websites in the United States can compete for an award. The Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University is accepting entries for its Taylor Family Award for Fairness in Newspapers. The entry best recognizing fairness in … Continue reading

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Investigative journalism contest open for submissions

Journalists and photographers can compete for a US$5,000 prize. The Sidney Hillman Foundation seeks entries for its Hillman Prizes honoring investigative journalism and commentary that serves the common good. Journalists worldwide can apply, but the work must have been widely … Continue reading

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Investigative reporting contest accepting entries

U.S. news media organizations can apply for an investigative reporting award. The Joan Shorenstein Center at Harvard seeks entries that have an impact on U.S. public policy at the national, regional or local level for its Goldsmith Prize for Investigative … Continue reading

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