The Fourth Estate Award is presented annually to honor excellence for original journalism in the public
Cash award and plaque.Application Deadline
We will be accepting submissions through February 28th, 2017. Winner Announcement and Presentation
The winner will be announced in March and the award presented at the JournalismUnConference in Miami.Eligibility
Works for consideration must have been
published for the first time between January 1 and December 31, 2016.
Submissions are open to any professional digital, radio, broadcast or print journalist who works for
any news organization, news outlet, news service; or individuals,
including freelance journalists, with a demonstrated record of reporting
and journalism in the public’s interest.
Click Here for General RulesEntry Fee
The entry fee is US$25. Multiple Entries
Applicants may submit as many entries as they wish but each must be accompanied by a separate entry fee.
If you are having trouble uploading your submission, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to reviewing your application.