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2018 Canadian Hillman Prize

Prizes to Canada Journalists for Excellent Reporting
that Addresses Social or Economic Injustice

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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The Sidney Hillman Foundation

Deadline Date:

01/15/18

Description:

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Prizes of $5,000 to Canada journalists to acknowledge outstanding journalism that contributes to human welfare. Prizes are specifically intended for investigative reporting that highlights economic or social injustice and inspires solutions. Entries may include reporting from magazines, newspapers, online, as well as television and radio, tablets and multimedia. Entries must have been published in Canada and been widely accessible to a Canadian audience.

The 2018 Hillman Prize will be given to a reported story or series published or broadcast in 2017. The Foundation strives to recognize discernment of a significant news story, resourcefulness and courage in reporting, skill in relating the story and the impact of the coverage.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 182553

Estimated Size of Grant:

The winner(s) of the 2018 Canadian Hillman Prize will be awarded travel to receive a $5,000 prize and certificate at a reception in Toronto on March 28, 2018. The recipients will also be invited to travel to New York City in May 2018 to participate in the U.S. awards ceremony, and will be listed among all previous Hillman Prize winners on the Hillman Foundation website.

Term of Contract:

The 2018 Hillman Prize will be given to a reported story or series published or broadcast in 2017.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Canadian journalists with published reports in newspapers, magazines, online, as well as television and radio, tablets and multimedia are eligible. Entries must have been published in Canada and been widely accessible to a Canadian audience.

Self-published work is not eligible.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline is January 15, 2018.

The winner(s) of the 2018 Canadian Hillman Prize will be announced in March.

About: http://www.hillmanfoundation.org/canadian-hillman-prize

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

For questions, please contact:
Courtney Radic at:
416-427-5041
courtney@hillmanfoundation.org

Online Entries: http://hillmanfoundation.submittable.com/submit

For paper entries, please mail to:

Stephanie Bell
c/o MediaProfile
579 Richmond Street West
Toronto, Ontario
M5V 1Y6
416-342-1843

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Geographic Focus:

Canada: Alberta   British Columbia   Manitoba   New Brunswick   Newfoundland and Labrador   Northwest Territories   Nova Scotia   Nunavut   Ontario   Prince Edward Island   Quebec   Saskatchewan   Yukon