recognizes students with outstanding potential in environmental journalism at institutions that SEJ members identify and help to develop a local selection process. The member also supports the student's first-year membership in SEJ or finds another source to do that. Additional information for SEJ members. Deadline: May 1 annually
SEJ sponsors its own annual contest to honor the year's best environmental journalism in newspapers, magazines and newsletters and on television, radio and the Internet. There are also many other awards and grants for reporting on environment-related topics, as well as fellowships. Below are links to SEJ's annual Awards and alphabetical lists of non-SEJ awards, grants, fellowships and workshops. For chronological listings by deadline, see our Calendar.
In addition, SEJ's Fund for Environmental Journalism provides grants of up to $5,000 to help underwrite environmental reporting projects and entrepreneurial ventures. There are two rounds annually. Next deadline: 2017 TBA.