Journalists, journalism students and photographers living in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela can compete.
Mercosur's RECyT has launched the second Mercosur Science Journalism Prize, which aims to promote the communication of science, technology and innovation in the Mercosur region and to encourage a greater presence of these areas of knowledge in the media.
The contest's theme is "Technologies and knowledge economy." There are two categories: writing (junior and professional) and photography.
The first three places in each category will receive a plaque and the recognition of RECyT.
The deadline is April 26.
For more information (in Spanish), click here.