Contest for reporting on media industry open [US]

Contest for reporting on media industry open [US]

Posted on January 23, 2018


February 19, 2018

Reporters, editors and teams of writers who hold a mirror to their own industry for the public’s benefit can apply for an award.

Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications seeks entries for its 2018 Mirror Awards, a competition honoring excellence in media industry reporting.

Categories include single articles, profiles and commentary, each in digital and traditional media categories. Each award features a US$1,000 prize. The John M. Higgins Award for Best In-Depth/Enterprise Reporting features a US$5,000 prize.

The competition is open to anyone who conducts reporting, commentary or criticism of the media industries. Eligible work includes print, broadcast and online editorial content focusing on the development or distribution of news and entertainment. Entries must have been published in 2017.

The deadline is Feb. 19.

For more information, click here.