Contest highlights audio documentaries, stories [Worldwide]

Posted on May 7, 2020 in Multimedia Journalism

Audio stories, including podcasts and radio features, are eligible for a prize.

The Third Coast/Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition will honor the best audio work worldwide.

The categories are documentary (gold, silver, bronze), serialized story, (new) documentary: short, new artist, documentary: non-english language, impact, (new) audio unbound, director’s choice and news feature.

Works must have been produced between April 7, 2018 and May 25, 2020, except in the audio unbound category, which accepts works from April 7, 2016. Entries in non-English languages will be considered for other categories but must include translations.

The winners receive up to US$5,000.

The deadline is May 25. The application fee costs US$15 to US$225.