The Scripps Howard Awards  include several categories of interest to environmental journalists, including but not limited to the Meeman Award for Environmental Reporting. Cash awards total $180,000 in 17 categories.
The Meeman award is given to encourage journalists to help educate the public and public officials on environmental issues. Results achieved by the reporting may be included. Open to any newspaper that published in print or online three or more times a week in the previous calendar year, television or radio station, broadcast or cable network, cable system, wire service, news syndicate, syndication or program service, and online news site. Several are open to news magazines. $50 entry fee. Deadline: February 10, 2016.