This annual competition, presented by Young Reporters for the Environment, recognizes inspired stories, photos and videos about local environmental issues from 11-18 year olds. Win great prizes for your school. Deadline: Mar 31, 2017.
The American Institute of Physics' science communication awards recognize excellence in print and broadcast media which is intended for and improves the general public's appreciation of physics, astronomy and allied science fields. $3,000 prize. Deadline: Mar 31, 2017.
This award is given annually for print, radio, broadcast and digital reporting that makes an exceptional contribution to public understanding of contemporary environmental issues. $5,000 prize. Enter by Apr 14, 2017.
This $50,000 award is presented annually to a reporter with courage and integrity for cumulative professional accomplishments. To be entered for consideration, journalists must be nominated. Deadline is Apr 21.
SEJ's new award, launched in Oct 2015, recognizes students with outstanding potential in environmental journalism. And the program offers individuals the chance to directly advance SEJ’s mission with university and college officials. Deadline is May 1 annually.
This award honors investigative journalism in a developing or transitioning country, done under threat, duress, or in the direst of conditions. Cash prize and a trip to the 2017 Global Investigative Journalism Conference, November 16-19 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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 May 22, 2017.