Journalism contest accepting submissions [Uganda]

Posted on Jun 5, 2023 in Specialized Topics

Professional and freelance journalists working in Uganda can apply.

The African Center for Media Excellence (ACME) is accepting nominees for the Uganda National Journalism Awards, which recognize excellence in reporting and promote quality journalism in the country.

The categories include agriculture reporting; health reporting; arts and culture reporting; justice, law and order; business, economics and financial reporting; community reporting; education reporting; energy, petroleum and minerals; environmental reporting; science and technology reporting; and more.

ACME is accepting works published or broadcast in 2022. All local language entries must be accompanied by full translations in English.

The winner and first runner-up of each category will receive a cash prize, a trophy and certificate.

The deadline is June 30.