The Singapore Environment Council's Asian Environmental Journalism Awards (AEJA) aim to recognise and reward excellence in environmental journalism by all individuals, across the region. Enter by Aug 12, 2015.
The #hostwriterPrize for collaborative research of 6000 Euros is designed to award exemplary collaborative journalism. One award is for a work already published and the other is for a brilliant pitch. In 2014, a freelance network of environmental journalists won the prize. Apply by Aug 31, 2015.
The European Commission rewards journalists for outstanding reporting on development and poverty eradication. Open to professional journalists working for all different media types, as well as amateur journalists, including bloggers, from Africa, the Arab world and the Middle East, Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Europe. Cash prizes of €5000. Enter by Aug 31.
Presented for best written and electronic media coverage of the UN, its agencies and field operations, the Awards are open to all journalists anywhere in the world, in any media, for the best book, story, radio or TV program or series. The prizes amount to over $60,000. Deadline is September 15, 2015.
FIJ encourages applications for investigations of economic inequities and climate change issues, in addition to watchdog reporting within the United States. Reporting for ethnic media is also strongly encouraged. Next deadline is Sep 21, 2015.
NPF presents several awards to journalists and helps administer journalism awards presented by other organizations. Open to reporting in broadcasting, print, and online journalism, as well as editorial cartoons. The awards have different criteria.
The award, sponsored by the American Chemical Society, honours reporting directly to the public, which materially increases the public's knowledge and understanding of chemistry, chemical engineering, and related fields. $5,000 cash prize plus up to $2,500 for travel expenses to the meeting at which the award will be presented will be reimbursed.
These awards are granted for the best political cartoons reflecting the spirit and the principles of the United Nations. Open to political cartoons printed in any publication published anywhere, in any language. First Prize: $10,000.00; Second Prize: 5,000.00; Third Prize: 3,000.00. Enter by Dec 31, 2015.