Journalists covering trauma and violence for outlets in North America and U.S. territories are eligible for an award.
The Dart Awards for Excellence in Coverage of Trauma will recognize journalism about the impact of violence, crime, disaster and other traumatic events on individuals, families and communities.
Entries may include breaking news; enterprise reporting; single stories; packages of coverage on a single event; cohesive series; local, regional or national television coverage; and online multimedia packages.
Awards are team prizes honoring all elements involved with reporting a story. Two teams will receive US$5,000 each. Entries must have been published, aired or broadcast in 2023.
There is a US$50 entry fee. The fee for freelance journalists is US$25 .
The deadline to apply is Jan. 30, 2024.