Journalism and communication students can submit works in Spanish, English and Portuguese to this inaugural award.
The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) will recognize future media professionals for the first time in its University Journalism Award.
Works must have been published in print or digital format during 2016, in university or traditional media. Only entries in the news features category will be accepted.
The winner will receive US$2,000 and a diploma.
The deadline is Jan. 15, 2017.
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