Call for applications: Lorenzo Natali Media Prize 2020Contests 23.02.2020
Deadline: 15 March 2020
The applicants must choose one of these categories when filling in the application form. The Prize is open to journalists in the following three categories:
1. Grand Prize: reporting published by a media based in one of the European Union’s partner countries on development and cooperation.
2. Europe Prize: reporting published by a media based in the European Union.
3. Best Emerging Journalist Prize: open to journalists under 30 whose reporting was published by a media based in the European Union* or in one of its partner countries on development and cooperation.
Geographic eligibility is based on the location of the media outlet where the reporting was published. The outlet’s office must be based in an eligible country. For example, reporting published in Reuters India is eligible, while reporting published in Reuters USA is not.
For the 2020 Lorenzo Natali Media Prize, entries published in a UK-based outlet are eligible if published between 10 March 2019 and 31 January 2020.
Full list of eligible countries here.
There will be up to three winners and each winner will receive EUR 10,000. The winner of the Best Emerging Journalist category will also be offered a work experience opportunity with a media partner.
The winners will be invited to participate in the Award Ceremony to be held in Brussels on 9-10 June 2020. The European Commission will cover the cost of their travels. In the case of jointly authored or produced items, please note that only one person will be sponsored to join the Award Ceremony