The Sidney Hillman Foundation awards the Canadian Hillman Prize  honouring excellence in journalism in service of the common good. Eligible entries include reporting in newspapers, magazines, and online, as well as film and broadcast journalism (television and radio), photojournalism, and multimedia. The contest is open to journalists and subjects globally, although the content must have been published in Canada. The winner will be awarded travel to receive a certificate and a $5,000 prize at a reception in Toronto. The winner will also get to travel to New York City to participate in the US awards ceremony. The Canadian winner will be listed among all Hillman Prize winners on the Hillman Foundation website. Deadline: Postmarked by January 9, 2015.
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