I was a judge last year and I recommend everyone who has done work on this subject to apply. Last year a small newspaper won, so give it a try!
Apply now for the 2007 Casey Medals for Meritorious Journalism honoring distinguished coverage of children and families. First-place winners in
14 categories receive $1,000 and participate in an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C. Categories include newspapers, magazines, television, radio, photojournalism and multimedia. Work must be published or broadcast between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2006. Entries must arrive by 5 p.m. EST Thursday, March 1. Download the entry form here (editable pdf):
The Casey Journalism Center on Children and Families (CJC) is a nonprofit training and resource center at the University of Marylandâ€™s Philip Merrill College of Journalism. Nearly 2,700 journalists have competed for Casey Medals since 1994. To see last yearâ€™s winners, visit http://cjc.umd.edu/awards/2006_awards.html. CJC is funded by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
Casey Journalism Center on Children and Families (CJC)
4321 Hartwick Road, Suite 320
College Park, MD 20740
[a former member]
2007-02-02 10:23:00 UTC
Feb 2 2007