Nikos Chrysoloras joins Preparatory Committee for 2017 Awards

Published on December, 12 2016

The European Press Prize starts a new tradition. Every year, one of our laureates will join the preparatory committee. As they reflect the highest standards of quality journalism, they are perfectly suited for reading the entries and choosing the articles for the shortlist. We are happy to announce that Bloombergs Nikos Chrysoloras, winner of the commentator award in our very first year of existence, has agreed to reinforce the team selecting this year’s shortlisted articles.

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European Press Prize laureate Yavuz Baydar on the Turkish media landscape

Published on December, 9 2016

The bureau of the EPP is glad to announce that the entries have been coming in from all over the European continent. We do, however, realise that some journalists face difficulties when submitting their work. As of this year, we will therefore accept third party nominations for the long list. If a journalist is unable to submit an article due to any occupational hazard, a third party may nominate the article and author.

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Chairman of the preparatory committee shares his thoughts on the start of the EPP season

Published on November, 25 2016

The bureau of the EPP is excited to see that so many journalists have submitted their best work of 2016! After the deadline closes, these entries will be passed on to our expert preparatory committee. The prepcom consists of members from seven different countries and together they speak thirteen languages.

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Start of the season

Published on October, 26 2016

Raquel Moleiro, Hugo Franco, Joana Beleza, winners of the innovation award 2016

Raquel Moleiro, Hugo Franco, Joana Beleza, winners of the Innovation Award 2016

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Winners European Press Prize 2016

Published on April, 14 2016

Versie 2

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Ceremony European Press Prize 2016 in Prague

Published on April, 14 2016


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Shortlists 2016

Published on February, 15 2016

Shortlist 2016 is announced

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Published on December, 16 2015

The ceremony of the 2016 European Press Prize awards will be held in Prague!

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We are open for entries from the 1st of November until the 18th of December

Published on September, 30 2015

The European Press Prize is open for entries! We will welcome entries again from the 1st of November until the 18th of December. The categories in which journalists can send in their work remain the same. There is investigative reporting, distinguished writing, commentator and innovation. You can find all the information you need at before you enter.

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Winners 2015

Published on May, 18 2015

The winners of the European Press Prize 2015 were announced in Copenhagen on the 13th of April 2015. You can see all the winners and the nominees in the Winners Gallery. Here you can also read the winning articles.

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Preparatory Committee: Shortlist 2015

Published on March, 31 2015

by Peter Preston, chairman of the Preparatory Committee

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