The Dart Awards for Excellence in Coverage of Trauma  recognize exemplary journalism on the impact of violence, crime, disaster and other traumatic events on individuals, families or communities, focusing on the experience of victims and survivors, and contributing to public understanding of trauma-related issues. Open to North American newspaper, magazine, online, radio, television, video and multimedia journalism that goes beyond the ordinary in reporting on trauma. Two awards of $5,000 will be awarded to winning reporting teams for division among those who contributed to the winning entry. Deadline is January 29, 2014.
Contact: Kate Black 
Dart Center for Journalism & Trauma
Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
2950 Broadway, Room 303, New York, NY 10027