The entry window for CancerWorld magazine's annual journalism award closes soon (May 1), so any journalists who have done in-depth or investigative pieces on cancer are encouraged to get their entries in soon. The categories for the award are patient and carer experience; research, science and treatment; policy, services and affordability; and prevention. The award … Continue reading CancerWorld Journalism Award – entries due soon
The American Geophysical Union sponsors three journalism awards - the David Perlman Award for Excellence in Science Journalism for news writing, the Walter Sullivan Award for Excellence in Science Journalism for feature writing, and the Robert C. Cowen Award for Sustained Achievement in Science Journalism (not offered in 2018). The awards are open to any journalist … Continue reading American Geophysical Union journalism award entries due
The international magazine Cancer World, published by the European School of Oncology, runs a journalism award that "encourages, celebrates and rewards journalists who deliver insights into the personal and social impact of the disease, and efforts to change policy, practice or advocacy." The award is open to print, online, radio, video or television, published between … Continue reading Cancer World Journalism Award invites entries
Entries are now invited for the Australian Museum Eureka Prizes - Australia's 'Oscars of Science' - which include a prize for science journalism, sponsored by the Federal Department of Industry, Innovation and Science. The Eureka Prize for Science Journalism is awarded to an Australian journalist or team of journalists "whose work is assessed as having … Continue reading Entries invited for Eureka Prize for Science Journalism
The World Federation of Science Journalists is offering five international scholarships for journalists to attend the Kavli Prize week in Oslo (1-6 September, 2018). The Kavli Prize has been awarded every two years since 2008 in astrophysics, nanoscience, and neuroscience. The prize consists of 1 million US dollars in each field, and a gold medal presented … Continue reading Entries for Kavli Prize journalism scholarships close January 15
The entry window for New South Publishing's 2018 Best Australian Science Writing anthology is now open, and this year's editor John Pickrell is calling for news, features, essays, blog posts, book excerpts, scripts and poetry covering the length and breadth of science. Published pieces must have appeared in print or online in 2017 or 2018 and … Continue reading Call for entries – Best Australian Science Writing anthology
The Association of British Science Writers has invited entries for its annual Science Writers Awards for Britain and Ireland, which includes work by international journalists that has been published in Britain or Ireland. The awards "aim to reward excellence in science, technology, engineering and mathematics journalism and writing". They include awards for features, news, investigative … Continue reading Entries open for British science writing awards
The Dietitians Association of Australia is inviting entries for its Nutrition Journalism award, in the categories of long-lead and short-lead. Each categories comes with a $2000 cash prize, and entries close on December 31, 2017. For more information, visit the award site.