Contest on health journalism accepting entries [Latin America]

Contest on health journalism accepting entries [Latin America]

Posted on December 15, 2017


April 04, 2018

Radio and digital journalists living in Latin America who covered health issues in 2017 are invited to compete.

Roche Labs Latin America and the Gabriel García Márquez Foundation for a New Iberoamerican Journalism (FNPI) call for the sixth edition of the Roche Health Journalism Award. Entries may be submitted in two categories: radio and internet.

Works must focus on one or more of the following topics: innovation in healthcare, biotechnology and health, access to health treatments, research and development, public health policies and oncology.

Winners will receive a full scholarship to participate in an FNPI workshop of their choice or may choose to attend the Gabriel García Márquez Journalism Award Festival, held every year in Medellín, Colombia.

The deadline to apply is April 4, 2018.

For more information (in Spanish) click here.