Call for Applications

European Union Prize for Peace Journalism 2014

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The deadline for entries is November 3, 2014.

The Caucasus programme of the Institute for War and Peace Reporting is pleased to announce a call for entries for the EU Special Prize for Peace Journalism. The prize seeks to recognise and reward conflict- sensitive journalistic work.

The EU Special Prize promotes high standards of journalistic ethics and professionalism that contribute to confidence-building and peace.

The prize will be awarded to a journalist from the South Caucasus whose work displays a constructive approach towards conflict situations. It will go to the author of balanced. unbiased work in print or online media, television or radio reports, web pages, blogs or social media initiatives, news agency or online newspaper contributions. Entries should have been originally published or broadcast between October 1, 2013 and October 30, 2014.


  • Professional  journalists,  editors,  bloggers  and  web  publishers  are  invited  to  submit  a  piece  of  print,  online  or  audio-­‐visual  reporting  by  November  3,  2014.
  • Entries  can  be  submitted  in  English,  Russian  and  local  languages.  and  should  have  been  originally  published  or  broadcast  between  October  1,  2013  and  October  30,  2014.


  • The  winner  will  receive  a  one-­month  fellowship  with  IWPR’s  Caucasus  programme  at  the  London  offices  of  the  Institute  for  War  &  Peace  Rep.
  • The winner will receive a 5, 000 euro voucher for a one-month fellowship at the London office of the Institute for War & Peace Reporting.
  • This fellowship comes under IWPR’s programme Strengthening Capacities, Bridging Divides — Reducing Tensions Across the South Caucasus. funded by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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