Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award ends 3 March 2023

Deadline: 3 March 2023. The International Women’s Media Foundation is the only global organization built to serve the holistic needs of women and nonbinary journalists. We are a bold and inclusive organization that supports journalists where they are with awards, reporting opportunities, fellowships, grants, safety training and emergency aid. As one of the largest supporters of women-produced journalism, our transformative work strengthens equal opportunity and press freedom worldwide.

Eligibility Criteria:
– The award is open to women, nonbinary and gender nonconforming journalists.
– The candidate must be working as a journalist full-time, and journalism must be their primary profession.
– Both freelance journalists and those affiliated with media organizations are eligible.


Recipients of the Courage in Photojournalism Award will receive a cash prize of $20,000 and have their work showcased during an award ceremony.

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