Investigative journalism contest seeks entries [South Africa]

Posted on Jan 26, 2021 in Investigative Journalism

Journalists with investigative works published or broadcast in 2020 can compete for an award.

The Department of Journalism at Wits University is accepting entries for the Taco Kuiper Award for Investigative Journalism.

The contest recognizes outstanding examples of journalism that reveal untold stories, hold the powerful to account and question those in public life in South Africa. 

The first place winner will receive ZAR200,000, and the runner-up, ZAR100,000.

The deadline is Feb. 12.