Competition against hate speech seeks Syrian journalists [MENA]

Posted on Jul 25, 2023 in Journalism Basics

Syrian journalists worldwide can apply for this competition.

On the occasion of Nelson Mandela International Day, Sot Sy seeks applications for the third edition of the “100 Syrian Voices Against Hate Speech” competition, dedicated to researching hate speech directed against human groups, and its impact on civil peace.

The competition seeks written articles of all kinds (report, investigation, article, study, etc.). The articles should not exceed 3,000 words.

Each competitor is entitled to only one article, which should be published in any medium, including social media.

The winning articles receive cash prizes: EUR500 for first place, EUR300 for second place, and EUR200 for third place. Moreover, the articles will be published on Sot Sy with a summary of the jury's comments.

The deadline for applications is Aug. 31.