DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 10, 2021 —Thomas Foundation’s Young Journalist Award seeks applications from journalists aged 30 and below.
The award invites applications from journalists from countries with a Gross National Income (GNI) per capita of less than $20,000.
Applicants are required to submit a portfolio of three stories in any medium (print, audio, video, multimedia, or a combination of all four), which can be a mixture of investigative pieces and human-interest stories.
However, at least ONE of the three pieces submitted must have an element of environmental reporting.
Environmental stories should be focused on one or more of the subjects covered by environmental reporting: sustainability, pollution, nature/biodiversity and/or climate change.
Three finalists will be awarded £1,000 learning bursaries or funds to buy equipment.
The closing date for applications is September 10th, 2021.
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