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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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Contest highlights coverage of endometriosis

Journalists who have reported on endometriosis can compete for an award. The Endometriosis Association is hosting the Media Excellence Awards for outstanding reporting on endometriosis, a hormone and immune-system disease, affecting 89 million women worldwide. The contest has four categories: daily and … Continue reading

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African Union hosts documentary contest

  Audiovisual journalists who are citizens of the member states of the African Union can submit their works to this contest. The African Union Video Documentary Media Awards seek to work with the media to reach all corners of the African continent with news … Continue reading

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Journalism contest seeks entries from Africa

  Print, online and broadcast journalists can compete for a prize. The Norbert Zongo National Press Centre, based in Burkina Faso, is accepting applications for its competition. The Norbert Zongo Prize for Journalism honors excellence in investigation and research on subjects … Continue reading

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