DEADLINE: AUGUST 1, 2023 —The National Center on Disability and Journalism (NCDJ) is accepting entries for the 2022-2023 Gary Corcoran Student Prize on disability coverage.
The Gary Corcoran Student Prize for Excellence in Reporting on Disability is the only national journalism contest devoted exclusively to disability coverage by college journalists.
The contest is open to anyone enrolled in a U.S. or international college or university from 2022 to 2023. International students may also enter.
Entries must have been published or aired between June 1, 2022, and July 30, 2023, in a university-affiliated publication or professional outlet. Entries published in professional outlets will be accepted if the work was done as part of a college program, class or internship, and not as paid freelance work.
Entries are accepted from digital, print, audio and broadcast media. For international entries, work submitted must be in English.
The entrant must have been enrolled as a student at the time of publication or broadcast. Work completed for internships or classes is acceptable if it meets the publication requirement.
The deadline to submit entries is August 1, 2023.
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