Award for reporting on tuberculosis seeks nominations [Worldwide]

Award for reporting on tuberculosis seeks nominations [Worldwide]

Posted on February 15, 2011


April 30, 2011

Entries are open for a 2011 award on stories about tuberculosis.

The Stop TB and Lilly MDR Partnership are seeking submissions for its 2011 Award for Excellence in Reporting on Tuberculosis. Journalists from low-, middle- and high-income countries (as defined by the World Bank criteria) are invited to enter the competition. The deadline is April 30, 2011.

Submissions must have been published between March 1, 2010 and March 31, 2011 in general circulation newspapers, magazines or web news services located in the journalist’s country of residence.

Entries may be in Arabic, English, Chinese, French, Russian or Spanish and an English translation is optional. The prize for first place is US$3,000, second place is US$2,000 and third place is US$1,000. Articles may be co-authored.

To learn more about this award and apply, click here.