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Awards for US journalists who increase public awareness of aging issues PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, English, age, award.

Each year the American Society on Aging offers awards to national and regional journalists who significantly increase general public awareness of aging issues. The society's website features past award winners.

RNA Awards PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, English, Prizes and awards, religion, print, broadcast, TV, online.

The Religion Newswriters’ Association (RNA) each year hosts several contests for religion reporters in the news media, with nearly $6,000 awarded in prizes.

WACC Photographic Competition PDF Print

Keywords: Western Europe, UK, English, Award, gender, religion, photograph, competition, global.

The World Association for Christian Communication (WACC) is hosting the photo competition  "Portraying Gender". Photojournalists and amateur photographers are invited to submit images that challenge conventional understanding of ‘femininity’ and ‘masculinity’.

AfriComNet's Award for Excellence in HIV/AIDS Communication in Africa PDF Print

Keywords: Africa, English, Award, health, Africa, HIV, AIDS, print, campaign, broadcast, article, multimedia.

The African Network for Strategic Communication in Health and Development (AfriComNet) awards journalists and organizations for Excellence in HIV/AIDS Communication in Africa.

The Weakest Link Award PDF Print

Keywords: Award, Roma, ethnicity, disability, Italy, broadcast, TV.

The Weakest Link is given to the best cases of the treatment of “sensitive populations” in the media, especially the disabled and drug addicts, but also ethnic minorities, such as Roma. 4 prizes of €1000, a certificate and a sculpture are given to broadcast journalists in Italy by the organization Comunita di Capodarco. The award was introduced in 2005.

Refugee Week Scottish Media Awards PDF Print;;

Keywords: Award, ethnicity, religion, Broadcast, print, online, UK, Great Britain, United Kingdom.

This award highlights positive and influential reporting (including photography) about asylum and refugee-related issues within the Scottish media. A certificate is given by the organizer - Asylum Positive Images Network - to broadcast, print or online journalists in UK. It is being awarded since 2004.

Prix Europa Iris Award PDF Print

 Keywords: Award, broadcast, TV, Ethnicity, religion, multiculturalism, EU.

Award of 6000 Euros is intended for TV programs that deal explicitly with the multicultural character of European societies and contribute to equality, understanding and tolerance between people of different origins, cultures and religions.

The Otto von Habsburg Prize for Journalism in Minority Protection and Cultural Diversity in Europe PDF Print

Keywords: Award, ethnicity, print, racism, discrimination, EU.

The prize of 2000 Euros is given to individuals for their journalistic work in national daily newspapers on the grounds of promotion of minority protection and cultural diversity, combating racism and discrimination and contributing to better understanding of cultural and ethnic differences.

The Midas Prize for Journalism in Minority Protection and Cultural Diversity in Europe PDF Print

Keywords: Award, Ethnicity, minority, cultural diversity, racism, discrimination, print.

The prize, worth 1000 Euros, is awarded to print journalists coming from Midas member newspapers for their work in promoting minority protection and cultural diversity, combating racism and discrimination and contributing to better understanding of cultural and ethnic differences.

Mental Health Media Awards PDF Print

Keywords: Award, broadcast, print, disability, health, UK, Great Britain.

The award promotes media professionals who challenge stereotypes on mental illnesses in a way which presents mental distress as a fundamentally human and commonplace experience and not one to be feared, derided and stigmatised. A certificate is presented to the journalists from broadcast and print media. The organizer is Mental Health Media. The award is being given from 1994 onwards in United Kingdom.

Lithuanian Pro-national Tolerance Awards PDF Print

Keywords: Award, Ethnicity, Roma, Broadcast, print, online.

The aim of the award is to promote tolerance among journalists and in society in general. It covers ethnic discrimination, especially on the grounds of being a member of Roma community. A statue is presented to broadcast, print and online media staff by the Government of the Republic of Lithuania’s Department of National Minorities and Lithuanians Living Abroad. The award was introduced in 2007 and is being given ever since.

“For Diversity. Against Discrimination” PDF Print

Keywords: Award, ethnicity, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, print, online, EU

For Diversity. Against Discrimination is an EU Journalist Award awarded in the course of an EU wide competition on discrimination and diversity open to print and online journalists.

European e-Inclusion Awards PDF Print

Keywords: Award, Age, youth, disability, ethnicity, Broadcast, print, online

The European Commission has established the e-Inclusion Awards to raise awareness, encourage participation and recognize excellence and good practice in using ICT and digital technology to challenge social and digital exclusion across Europe.

The Euro-Med Journalist Prize for Cultural Dialogue PDF Print

Keywords: Award, Ethnicity, religion, broadcast, print, online media

The prize awards exceptional journalistic productions, contributing to open dialogue between cultures in the Euro-Mediterranean region, especially in terms of ethnicity and religion. The fund consists of 4 prizes, €5000 each and a trophy.

Dr Erhard Busek SEEMO Award for Better Understanding in South East Europe PDF Print

Keywords: Award, Broadcast, print, online, ethnicity, religion, ethnic discrimination, racism, xenophobia, South East Europe.

This award is for journalists, editors, media executives or journalism trainers who, through the media, have promoted better understanding among the peoples of South East Europe, worked towards solving minority-related problems, and fought against ethnic or religious discrimination, racism and xenophobia.

CIVIS – Europe’s Media Prize for Integration PDF Print

Keywords: Award, Ethnicity, religion, youth, EU, Switzerland , migration, integration, cultural diversity

Award for TV and radio programmes which handle the themes of migration, integration and cultural diversity in an outstanding fashion. Ethnicity, religion, youth. Total prize fund of €41000. Freudenberg Foundation.

Boundless Cultural Diversity Media Contest PDF Print

Keywords: Award, ethnicity, religion, youth, broadcast

Award for young journalists who promote cultural diversity through cross-border journalism in broadcast media. It covers ethnicity, religion and youth. The awardees get to attend Boundless training academy, organized by WDR, ZDF, France Télévisions. It includes all EBU member nations & Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestinian Territories, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey. Organized for the first time in 2008.

ASN Bank Media Prize (Silver Zebra) PDF Print

Keywords: Western Europe, Netherlands, Award, gender, ethnicity, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, broadcast, print, online media

This award is given for the best promotion of multicultural coexistence and diversity in the Netherlands. It covers the following categories: gender, ethnicity, age, disability, religion and sexual orientation in broadcast, print and online media. The value of the prize is  5000 euros, and it is awarded by ASN Bank and the Dutch National Bureau against Discrimination.

Race for Opportunity Annual Awards 2009 PDF Print

Keywords: All Europe, UK, English, race, diversity, inclusion

Race for Opportunity runs its annual awards programme which recognises exceptional progress within organisations working towards race equality, diversity and inclusion. From 2006 RfO Awards have been celebrating outstanding practice in equality and diversity work, with a particular focus on race.


Keywords: All regions, English, Spanish, All diversity, South America, prizes/awards.

This award aimed at promoting tolerance is for Print, graphic, electronic, and broadcast journalists who work in local Latin American media organisations, and awards US$1,000 to works that fight racism and discrimination.

‘Beste interculturele televisie van Vlaanderen’- prijs / ‘Best intercultural television of Flanders’- award PDF Print

Keywords: Western Europe, Belgium/Flanders, Dutch, prizes/awards


[DU] Tweede prijsuitreiking van de tweejaarlijkse prijs voor de ‘beste interculturele televisie van Vlaanderen’ van 2008 en 2009.

[EN] A competition for the best intercultural television of Flanders.

Journalist Award 2009 PDF Print

Keywords: All Europe, English, journalism, Diversity in general, media, award, competition, peace journalism, all kinds of resources, print media, online media

The Journalist Award Competition is now on its sixth edition. It’s addressed to online or print journalists in the EU who, through their work, contribute to a better public understanding of the benefits of diversity and the fight against discrimination.