Solutions journalism contest open [Europe]

Posted on Feb 24, 2021 in Specialized Topics

Journalists ages 18 and 30 who practice solutions journalism can win cash prizes.

Reporteurs d'Espoirs, with support from Fondation du Crédit Mutuel, has launched the European Young Reporter Awards in order to encourage solutions journalism in French across Europe.

The contest will accept story pitches covering societal problems and the solutions that contribute to an inspiring, united and sustainable society.

Four prizes will be awarded: two prizes of EUR3,000 for young people from non-French-speaking European countries; one prize of EUR2,000 for young people from French-speaking European countries (Belgium, Switzerland, Luxembourg) and one prize of EUR2,000 for young people from France.

The deadline to submit a pitch is Apri 15.