Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press, Lebanon

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Each candidate is to submit a file containing the following information:

  1. The application form must be downloaded, filled in, signed and sent back, to download.

  2. The entire published article in its original form, as well as a copy, translated into English (the use of Google translate or any other automatic translation tool is strictly forbidden)

  3. A proof of publication (Original copy or photocopy of the published article, or a letter proving the authenticity of the publication, signed by the person in charge of the publication or his/her representative)

  4. A resume

Three awards will be granted for:

  • Best opinion article

  • Best investigative article

  • Best audiovisual news report

Completed applications with all submission materials must be sent by April 10, 2018, at the latest:

  • By email (in Word format for articles or WMV or MP4 format for videos) to the following address:

  • By postal mail (in hard copy or CD-ROM or DVD) in an envelope addressed as follows:
    – “Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press” followed by “opinion article category,”

  • “investigative reporting category,” or “audiovisual category”
    – A delegation of the European Union to Lebanon 490 Harbor Drive Building Charles Helou Avenue, Saifi, Beirut – P.O.Box 11-4008, Riad El-Solh, Lebanon.

Incomplete or unsigned files will not be accepted.

Countries covered:

  • Algeria
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Morocco
  • Palestine *
  • Syria *
  • Tunisia
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