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The Courage in Journalism Awards honor women journalists who set themselves apart by their extraordinary bravery. Facing and surviving danger to uncover the truth, they raise the bar for reporting under duress.
We also recognize the pioneers who kicked down barriers to make it possible for women all over the world to find their voices and make them heard. Lifetime Achievement Award winners persevered, opening doors for future generations to make a difference.
Please review the nomination requirements and criteria before submitting a nomination.

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  • 2016 Courage in Journalism AwardThe Courage in Journalism Awards honor women journalists who set themselves apart by their extraordinary bravery. Facing and surviving danger to uncover the truth, they raise the bar for reporting under duress.
    Candidates for the Courage in Journalism Awards can be full-time or freelance women reporters, writers, editors, photographers or producers working in any country.
    The nomination deadline for the 2016 Courage in Journalism Awards is March 11, 2016.

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  • 2016 Lifetime Achievement AwardWith the IWMF Lifetime Achievement Award, we recognize the pioneers who kicked down barriers to make it possible for women all over the world to find their voices and make them heard. Lifetime Achievement Award winners persevered, opening doors for future generations to make a difference.
    Competitive candidates will have a credible and continuing record of supporting women in the media, exhibit a strong commitment to press freedom and be well-respected journalists. Retired candidates are accepted.
    The nomination deadline for the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award is March 11, 2016.
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  • Nomination Criteria – Courage in Journalism AwardCompetitive candidates must currently be full-time or freelance women journalists working in print, broadcast or online media in any country. They will have a strong commitment to press freedom and be well-respected journalists who have shown a commitment to journalism exemplified by a willingness to continually put their life or their freedom at risk to produce a body of work in the face of government oppression, political pressure, physical danger or other intimidating obstacles.
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  • Nomination Criteria – Lifetime Achievement AwardThe Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes a pioneer in news media who has opened doors for women in the field. Competitive candidates will have a credible and continuing record of supporting women in the media, exhibit a strong commitment to press freedom and be well-respected journalists. Candidates must currently be full-time or freelance women journalists working in print, broadcast or online media in any country. Retired candidates are accepted.
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