New prize for health journalism launched in Brazil PDF Print

brasilPublished: 2 February 2011

Country: Brasil

Journalists in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, can submit their best work about health for a new journalism prize. The goal of the competition is to promote the coverage of health professionals, scientific advances and good health habits that may contribute to a better quality of life in the region.

Organized by local medical association Associação Médica do Rio Grande do Sul, (AMRIGS), the competition is in its first year.

Online, print, TV, radio and opinion pieces are eligible. Works must have been published or broadcast between January 2009 and December 2010.

For more information (in Portuguese) click here.

Courtesy of International Journalists’ Network