IAPA calls for entries for excellence in journalism contest [Americas]

Posted on Dec 7, 2018 in Investigative Journalism

Journalists living in the Americas or Spain are invited to enter their best works in English, Spanish or Portuguese.

The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) has launched the 2018 Excellence in Journalism Award.

The competition is offered in 13 categories: data journalism, mobile journalism, university journalism, cartoons, online news coverage, news coverage, features, in-depth reporting, human rights and community service, environmental journalism, photography, infographics and opinion.

A jury made up of members of IAPA's Awards Committee will choose the winner in each of the categories. The first prize consists of US$2,000. The awards ceremony will be held in October 2019 during IAPA's 75th General Assembly in Miami, Florida.

The deadline is Jan. 30, 2019.