#GIJC19 Global Shining Light Award Submissions Form
Every two years, the Global Investigative Journalism Network presents the Global Shining Light Award, a unique prize which honors investigative journalism in a developing or transitioning country, done under threat, duress, or in the direst of conditions. This year, there will be two categories: Small & Medium Outlets; and Large Outlets. The winners receive an honorary plaque, US$2,000, and a trip to the 2019 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Hamburg, Germany, to accept the award in front of hundreds of their colleagues from around the world. CRITERIA AND SUBMISSION GUIDELINES HERE: https://gijn.org/awards/. DEADLINE is May 19, 2019, 11:59 p.m., Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5). This submission form must be filled in English. If your story/video is in languages other than English, you must provide a detailed English-language summary of a print or online story, or an English-language transcript of a broadcast script.
Small & Medium Outlets (with staff of 10 or less, including freelancers)
Large Outlets (more than 10 staff)
Title of story/series
Names of all the people who worked on the project.
Contact information (emails) for all the people who worked on the project.
For partnerships or collaborative investigations, please name each entity that took part in the investigation.
Date(s) and country(ies) story/series was broadcast or published.
Electronic link to your story/video.
Electronic link to story/video is preferred. If not possible, attach your story/video attachments here (maximum 10MB). If your story/video is in languages other than English, you must provide a detailed English-language summary or transcript. If you face any problems in uploading, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Topic and synopsis of story/series, including major findings.
List the significant documents, materials, and sources used. Did you have difficulties obtaining information? If so, how did you resolve it?
Did you need to run a correction or clarification on the report? Did anyone challenge its accuracy? If so, please explain.
What were the results/impact of the reporting?
Explain how this story was done under threat, duress, or in difficult conditions. Did you face arrest, imprisonment, violence, threats, harassment, or censorship? Elaborate in detail.
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