ICFJ Global Health Reporting Contest

Application deadline extended to May 27, 2015
The International Center for Journalists is pleased to announce a competition to recognize the best media coverage of maternal, child health, and other urgent health issues. 

The contest applies to a story or stories published or broadcast in Brazil, China, India, Russia and Sub-Saharan Africa between Dec. 1, 2014, and May 27, 2015. The deadline for submissions has been extended to May 27, 2015.

Rules: You may submit one or more of the following for the health reporting contest. There is no limit to the number of submissions.

Feature articles
In-depth, investigative or explanatory stories
Multimedia reports
Videos, documentaries or discussion programs.

Sending in submissions: In the form below please include all of the requested information. Provide links to websites that published or aired the stories between Dec. 1, 2014, and May 27, 2015. You also can upload stories to YouTube/Vimeo, Dropbox, or SoundCloud and include links in this application.

Emails containing scans of published stories may be sent to ICFJ at lwajert@icfj.org.








Professional and Personal Goals


Story Information
Please fill out the sections below based on the story you are submitting to the contest. If you would like to submit more than one story, please note that you can submit up to three stories on this form. 


















International Experience




Impact Information







Agreement to Program Conditions
I, the undersigned, understand and agree that the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), as program administrator, is under no obligation to select me or any other applicant for this program. I agree to all terms and conditions of the program and understand that, if selected as a winner, I will be required to participate in the study tour taking place in Sep. 2015.