Norbert Zongo’s African Prize for Investigative Journalism

DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 15, 2021 —African Prize for Investigative Journalism Norbert Zongo (PAJI-NZ) seeks applications for the 2021 journalism awards.

The prize is open to professional journalists from across the African continent employed in a media outlet or collaborating with African media outlets.

Journalistic works must have been published or broadcast between May 3, 2019 and May 3, 2021.

Entries can be in the following four categories:

• Written press
• Online press
• Radio
• Television

The winner of each category of the PAJI-NZ Prize for Investigative Journalism will receive a diploma, a trophy and a sum in the amount of One Million (1,000,000) CFA francs.

The deadline for submitting applications is September 15th, 2021.



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