Call for entries: The Planet Award

DEADLINE: JULY 1, 2021 —The Global Youth & News Media is currently accepting entries from news organizations for the 2021 Planet Award.

The competition is open to any kind of news organization in any country run by people of any age and on any platform.

Entries can be self-nominated or submitted by a third party.

Initiative or journalism of interested organizations must have had an impact in effectively serving, supporting, attracting and/or learning from people from age 13 to 24.

Initiatives and reporting must date from no earlier than 2019. Materials
must be submitted in English or with English subtitles.

The deadline for submission of entries is July 1st, 2021.



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VACANCY: Opportunities for freelance journalists

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