RANZCOG media awards open for entries

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists annual media awards are open for entries. The awards honour "accurate reporting on women's health matters", and are open to any print, radio, television or online story published/aired in Australia or New Zealand between 1 August 2018 and 30 July 2019. More details here.

Evert Clark/Seth Payne Award for Young Science Journalists

The entry window for the Evert Clark/Seth Payne Award for Young Science Journalists, awarded by the US-based Council for the Advancement of Science Writing, closes on June 30. This award is "intended to encourage young science writers by recognizing outstanding reporting and writing in any field of science." Applicants must aged under 30 years, and … Continue reading Evert Clark/Seth Payne Award for Young Science Journalists

Crawford Fund Journalism Award – entries due June 14

The Crawford Fund's annual journalism award recognises journalism that examines issues of global food security with an Australian focus, including food supply, production, R&D, trade, food loss and waste, biosecurity, training and policy issues etc. The prize is a 'seeing is believing' visit to "experience and report on Australia's work in international agricultural development." Entries must … Continue reading Crawford Fund Journalism Award – entries due June 14

John B. Oakes Award for environmental journalism – entries close April 22

Entries for the Columbia Journalism School's John B. Oakes Award for Distinguished Environmental Journalism are due on Monday 22 April. The award, which was established in memory of the environmental journalism pioneer and writer for the New York Times, recognises "news reporting that makes an exceptional contribution to the public’s understanding of environmental issues". It … Continue reading John B. Oakes Award for environmental journalism – entries close April 22

American Institute of Physics science writing awards, due March 29

The American Institute of Physics' annual science communication awards are open for entries, and their aim is to "improve the general public's appreciation of the physical sciences, astronomy, math and related science fields". The categories include Science Writing: Books, Science Writing: Newspaper, Magazine, and Online Articles, and Broadcast and New Media. Winners receive a prize … Continue reading American Institute of Physics science writing awards, due March 29

American Geophysical Union journalism awards, entries due March 15

The entry window for the American Geophysical Union's annual journalism awards is closing in one week, on Friday 15 March 2019. There are three awards, all of which are open to international journalists and free to enter: the David Perlman Award for Excellence in Science Journalism—News, the Walter Sullivan Award for Excellence in Science Journalism--Features, … Continue reading American Geophysical Union journalism awards, entries due March 15

AACR June L. Biedler prize for cancer journalism – entries due Dec 12

The American Association for Cancer Research's annual June L Biedler Prize for Cancer Journalism is calling for entries, which are due by December 12. The prize will "will honor and reward outstanding journalistic coverage that enhances the public’s understanding of cancer, cancer research, or cancer policy." There are six categories of prize: large and small … Continue reading AACR June L. Biedler prize for cancer journalism – entries due Dec 12

RANZCOG (ObGyn) media award open for entries

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists' annual Media Award of Excellence is open for entries. The award "acknowledges the important role the media play in informing decision makers and the public about women’s health ". This year's award is open to print, radio, television or online reports published/broadcast between 1 … Continue reading RANZCOG (ObGyn) media award open for entries