Deadline approaching: Health journalism contest open [Latin America]

Posted on Jun 15, 2022 in Specialized Topics

Print, TV and video journalists living in Latin America who covered health issues in 2020 and 2021 are invited to compete.

Roche Labs Latin America and the Fundación Gabo (FNPI) call for the ninth edition of the Roche Health Journalism Award.

Entries may be submitted in three categories: audio journalism, digital journalism and daily coverage. Works must focus on one or more of the following topics: health care challenges; noncommunicable and low prevalence diseases; health care innovations; policy reforms to improve health care; women and health, and community actions for health.

The winning journalist or team in each category will receive a scholarship of up to US$5,000 for academic enrollment in courses, specializations or masters.

The deadline is June 27.