Awards: U.S. Hillman Prizes
January 30, 2020
The Hillman Prizes honor investigative journalism and commentary in service of the common good. Winners exemplify reportorial excellence, storytelling skill, and social justice impact. The Hillman Prizes strive to recognize discernment of a significant news story, resourcefulness and courage in reporting, skill in relating the story and the impact of the coverage.
Book (bound volumes and ebooks)
Newspaper Journalism (story or series/in print or online)
Magazine Journalism (story or series/in print or online)
Broadcast Journalism (story/series/documentary at least 20 minutes in total package length that has aired on television, radio or podcast)
Web Journalism (story/series that did not appear in print) Open to blogs, photojournalism, and other multimedia projects as well as text.
Opinion & Analysis Journalism (any medium)
There is no fee to enter. There is no limit to the number of entries one outlet or publication may enter. The contest is open to journalists and subjects globally, although work must have been intended for and be widely accessible to a U.S. audience. You may nominate your own work or someone else’s. You may apply on your own, or be entered by your organization.