Science Journalism Award 2016, Canada

Publish Date: Jan 22, 2016

Deadline: Feb 15, 2016

CSWA Science Journalism Award: $1,000

This award goes to an individual who has a science piece published in their name in any media during the calendar year 2015.


Submissions Now Open: Deadline February 15, 2016

Competitors must be Canadian citizens or residents of Canada.

Each award is presented for original material disseminated – in French or English –

during the 2015 calendar year.

The awards will be presented during the CSWA annual conference.

1 entry per person or team

All entries must submit

  • description of the entry, less than 150 words
  • biography of the writer(s), less than 150 words
  • confirmation of the date published, broadcast, or presented
  • online entry form

entry fee online: entry fee $50 for non-members, $25 for members   

Science Journalism Award Submission, 2016

How to Submit Formats:


  • four copies of the article or series on one topic or theme
  • ora link to the online article or series on one topic or theme

radio or podcast:

  • link to mp3 file either through an active url or an archived link,
  • or4 copies on DVD

television/youtube/other video:

  • 4 copies of on DVD
  • ora link to an active url

Live Event or Media Campaign (Science Communication):

Event or campaign promotion material, images, video, audio and media coverage as appropriate and relevant to the event. Material can be submitted in any of the formats listed above. You’ll be asked to provide a complete list of all links and DVD or print copies being submitted per entry.

Print copies and DVDs must be delivered by February 15 to:

CSWA SIS Awards, c/o Andy F. Visser-deVries

455 Lakeshore Road, PO Box 249

Grafton ON  

K0K 2G0

All audio and video files and links or urls must be active and available throughout the submissions & judging and awards presentation period (Feb 15 to June 30)

You must register your submission online below in order to enter the Science Journalism Award

This opportunity has expired. It was originally published here:

Similar Opportunities




Eligible Countries


Host Countries


Event Types