The “Migration Media Award” is an
award for journalists working on migration – it aims to support journalist
excellence on migration in the Euro-Mediterranean region.
Journalists or media houses based in
either an EU country or an EU South Partner Country (SPC) are eligible to
participate by submitting already published journalistic work together with a
proposal for a further production. Both need to cover a migration-related topic
in or around the Mediterranean, either as an entire region or in one or several
Works may be presented by a Media
organisation or an individual journalist but the prize will be awarded to the
journalist who created the work, the Media organisation receiving the money and
the future work that would be supported by the award would need to be done by
the awarded journalist. The evaluation of all eligible entries will take place
in three languages – English, French and Arabic – and in four
categories – TV, radio, print, online.
The following are the main criteria
for interested journalists to consider:
already published story must have been published between 1 April 2016 and
31 March 2017.
content of the entry must be related to migration in the
Euro-Mediterranean region; the Migration Media Award is limited to the
Mediterranean region in terms of its regional scope.
entry must have been published in either English, French or Arabic.
Submission of published work in other languages must be accompanied by a
translation into either English, French or Arabic.
All further details and an online
application form are available at www.migration-media-award.eu
Interested applicants should check
the Eligibility & Application section first and before sending any
questions to firstname.lastname@example.org