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The awards for excellence in journalism
The awards for excellence in journalism
De prijzen voor excellente journalistiek
De prijzen voor excellente journalistiek
Prêmio de Excelência Jornalística
Prêmio de Excelência Jornalística
Premio de Excelencia Periodística
Premio de Excelencia Periodística
Gazetecilikte Üştün Başari Ödulleri
Gazetecilikte Üştün Başari Ödulleri
Les prix d'excellence en journalisme
Les prix d'excellence en journalisme

The European Press Prize annually salutes and encourages the highest achievements in European journalism.

We welcome you to celebrate the best of journalism with us

Entries European Press Prize 2018

We are looking for quality journalism across all 47 European countries. You can send in your work from the 1st of November onwards!

Shortlist 2017

Read further with The European Press Prize nominees of 2017.

View the shortlist

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In the news: Brexit

The
Commentator
Award 2017 Winner

Brexit columns by Fintan O’Toole

— by Fintan O'Toole, published by The Irish Times, The Observer, The Guardian, United Kingdom and Ireland

“This is journalism. That's what I like about him. He is just really good.”

3 winners of The Distinguished Writing Award.

The
Distinguished
Writing
Award 2017 Winner

The Story of Ahmed and Alin

— by Claas Relotius, published by Der Spiegel, Germany

The
Distinguished
Writing
Award 2017 Winner

Step-uncle Sam

— by Dialika Neufeld, published by Der Spiegel, Germany

The
Distinguished
Writing
Award 2017 Winner

71 Lives

— by Felix Hutt, published by Stern, Germany