The  Center for Journalists (ICFJ) in collaboration with ONE and the Elliott family seek entries for the  Michael Elliott for Excellence in Storytelling. In its second year, this prestigious will honor an up-and-coming journalist in Africa who tells important stories through quality reporting.

Mike served as a distinguished editor at The Economist, Newsweek and Time before becoming CEO of ONE. Last year, he had spoken of his dream to establish an that would bring together his belief in great with his commitment to progress in Africa.

This award, given in Mike’s name, will provide the winner a $5,000 cash prize to pursue an in-depth reporting project. In a special study tour organized by ICFJ, the winner will spend time in U.S. newsrooms to new skills and share knowledge. In order to take full advantage of the study tour, applicants must speak English, even if they work in another language.

1 2 3

Related Posts

One Response

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.