Asia Society is currently seeking applications for the Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia. The $10,000 prize is awarded annually to a writer or team of writers who has produced the best example of journalism about Asia during the calendar year. Evaluation criteria include impact of the work, its originality, creativity, depth of research and educational value in informing the public about Asia.

The Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia is a $10,000 prize awarded annually to a reporter or team of reporters who has produced the best example of journalism about Asia. Submissions are currently being accepted for work published during the 2021 calendar year. Evaluation criteria include impact of the work, its originality, creativity, depth of research and educational value in informing the public about Asia. 

Eligibility:

· A submission can consist of a single written story, or a series of stories around a specific theme.

· For the purposes of the award, “Asia” is defined as the area from Japan to Iran, and from Central Asia to New Zealand, Australia, and the Pacific Islands. It does not include the Arab Middle East.

· All nominations or direct applications are limited to one per writer or team.

· Additional weight will be given to submissions by a single reporter.

· Submissions from outlets in Asia are encouraged.

· Journalistic work must have been published in English, during the 2021 calendar year.

Submissions must be received by Thursday, March 31, 2022.

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