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Call for Entries: The Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling

  http://www.icfj.org/our-work/call-entries-michael-elliott-award-excellence-african-storytelling The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) in collaboration with ONE and the Elliott family seek entries for the inaugural 2017 Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling. Mike served as a distinguished editor at The Economist, Newsweek … Continue reading

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Photo contest highlights water issues

Professional and amateur photographers are invited to enter this contest. Water Integrity Network seeks images that help show the impact of corruption, poor governance and/or integrity in water and wastewater management. The first place winner will receive a US$1,000 voucher for photo equipment. … 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 medical science journalism open

Early-career journalists can submit stories on global health to this competition. The World Health Summit (WHS), in partnership with Deutsches Ärzteblatt, the European Union of Science Journalists’ Associations (EUSJA), the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, is seeking articles about global health for the Next Generation of … 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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Contest highlights audio documentaries, stories

Audio stories, including podcasts and radio features, are eligible for a prize. The Third Coast/Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition will honor the best audio work produced worldwide between July 2014 and July 2016. The categories are best documentary, directors’ choice, best new … Continue reading

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Contest honors broadcast, documentary, digital reporting

Broadcast, digital and documentary journalists whose work aired in the United States can apply for this award. The Columbia University’s Journalism School is accepting entries for the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards. Possible submissions include digital and multimedia productions (including online video); network and cable programs; … Continue reading

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AFP hosts contest for frontline journalism in Asia

Journalists doing exceptional work in difficult or dangerous conditions can apply for this new prize. Agence France Presse (AFP) is inviting entries for the 2016 Kate Webb Prize for Asian journalists. Photo, video and text published in 2015 are eligible. Entries must be in … Continue reading

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UN youth video competition accepting entries

Filmmakers ages 25 and younger are invited to submit films on migration, diversity and social inclusion. PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival is a competition sponsored by the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations(UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM). Videos must be less than five … Continue reading

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Columbia University hosts reporting competition

Print, broadcast and digital journalists in the Caribbean, Latin America, Canada and the United States can compete for a US$5,000 award. The Columbia Journalism School seeks nominations for its Maria Moors Cabot Prizes competition, honoring journalists who contributed to inter-American … Continue reading

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