DEADLINE: SEJ Awards for Reporting on the Environment

Event Date: 
April 30, 2020

The Society of Environmental Journalists' annual Awards for Reporting on the Environment honor the best environmental journalism in eight categories, bringing recognition to the most important stories on the planet.

First-place winners receive $500, a trophy and a certificate in all categories. Winners of second place receive $250 and a certificate. Third place and honorable mentions receive a certificate.  

Winners and honorable mentions in all categories receive discounts on conference registration fees, to be announced by August 2020.

The Nina Mason Pulliam Award for the "best of the best" environmental reporting will award $10,000 to one entry selected from the first-place winners of SEJ's Awards for Reporting on the Environment. The prize also includes travel, registration and hotel expenses (up to $2500) for the winner, or representatives of the winning team, to attend SEJ's annual conference and be recognized at the awards presentation ceremony in September 2020, during SEJ's 30th Annual Conference in Boise, Idaho.

DEADLINE TO ENTER: APRIL 1, 2020, 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (formerly local time). Late deadline (with additional fees) is APRIL 7, 2020, 11:59 p.m. ET.

Regular deadline was extended to April 24; no late fees apply. Late deadline (with extra fee) was April 30.

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