Investigative journalism prize seeks entries [Worldwide]

Deadline: 31/01/12

Journalists and photographers can enter a contest with a US$5,000 prize.

The Sidney Hillman Foundation seeks entries for its Hillman Prizes honoring investigative journalism and commentary that serves the common good.

Journalists worldwide can apply but the work must have been published in the United States.

This year’s categories include online, multimedia, magazine, broadcast, newspaper, photojournalism, book or opinion.

Along with the cash prize, winners receive a trip to New York City and a certificate designed by New York cartoonist Edward Sorel.

Applicants must submit a cover letter and four copies of the nominated material by January 31.

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