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The awards for excellence in journalism
The awards for excellence in journalism
Prêmio de excelência jornalística
Prêmio de excelência jornalística
Gazetecilikte üstün bașarı ödülleri
Gazetecilikte üstün bașarı ödülleri
Premio de excelencia periodística
Premio de excelencia periodística
Les prix d'excellence en journalisme
Les prix d'excellence en journalisme
De prijzen voor excellente journalistiek
De prijzen voor excellente journalistiek
Награды за превосходство в журналистике
Награды за превосходство в журналистике

The European Press Prize is open for entries. From November 1st until December 14th you can submit your projects here. Spread the word and make sure excellent journalism gets the stage it deserves!

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In 2018, 25 groundbreaking, heartbreaking, innovative and inspiring projects from 19 different countries were nominated for the European Press Prize. Read the articles here.

Shortlist 2018

Five articles were chosen from the shortlist and awarded with the European Press Prize. Five projects that - in times of fake news - show that the truth is still out there, and can be found. Five projects that highlight all aspects of what journalism should be about: risking everything to get the story, local investigations, classic watergate fact-finding, dangerous opinions and unearthing a truth we did not know yet. Read the winning articles here.

Winners 2018

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Winner of the 2018 Special Award

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This crime only requires poverty, internet, and a distant buyer

— by Ida Nyegård Espersen, published by Jyllands-Posten, Denmark

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The Great British Brexit Robbery: how our democracy was hijacked

— by Carole Cadwalladr, published by The Observer, United Kingdom

Enter work here for European Press Prize 2019

Click here to submit your article for the 2019 edition of the European Press Prize.

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