International Centre for Journalism accepting applications for storytelling award

| November 19, 2021

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The International Centre for Journalism is accepting entries for the 2022 Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling. Journalists who work for print, broadcast, or online news media outlets based in Africa can enter the contest. 

The award honours up-and-coming journalists in Africa who want to strengthen people’s voices and illuminate transformational changes happening in Africa. Two winners will receive a $1,000 prize to pursue a reporting project. 

The application deadline is January 30, 2022. Submissions will be accepted only in English. Works in other languages must include English translations.

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