Greg Clark Award
INSIGHT. EXPERIENCE. ACCESS. CONNECTIONS.
WHAT'S YOUR ISSUE?
The Greg Clark Award offers journalists early in their career a chance to go behind the scenes and meet key decision-makers on their beats.
The award was created in memory of one of Canada's greatest journalists - a war correspondent, an avid outdoorsman, a humourist, but above all, a great reporter who excelled at storytelling.
It's an award that's unique among Canadian journalism, one that's designed to offer working journalists a chance to gain insight and meet key decision-makers on their beats. The successful applicant(s) will get an opportunity to spend up to a week observing the inner workings of an organization not usually accessible to the working journalist. The award addresses the need for broader awareness and exposure of the increasing complexity of issues and institutions journalists cover in day to day reportage.
SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS WILL …
• Spend up to a week observing the inner workings of an organization not usually accessible to the working journalist.
This award is now open. The application deadline is March 14, 2014, 5:00 p.m. EST. Apply now using our online form.
How to Apply
The jury will be looking for innovative proposals from journalists interested in expanding their knowledge and understanding of issues rather than their reporting skills.
All arrangements for the award assignment will be made in consultation with award winners. The successful applicant(s) will have their expenses covered for any travel and accommodation costs.
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Congratulations to 2013 Greg Clark Award winner Ashleigh Gaul
Ashleigh Gaul spent her Greg Clark experience in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut exploring the influence of mining developments in the North. Read about her experience.
Read what previous award recipients did for their professional development opportunities…
The Canadian Journalism Foundation would like to thank
for their generous support of this award.