Newspapers, magazines, digital sites, broadcasters, podcasters and bloggers who cover local or state topics can apply for this award.
The Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT organizes the Victor K. McElheny Award to recognize coverage of science, public health, technology and environmental issues at the local or regional level.
Entries must have been published in 2019 in a U.S.-based media outlet.
The winner will receive US$5,000 in April at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
The deadline is Jan. 31.