Michener winners honoured at Rideau Hall

Michener honours go to the London Free Press, Fellowships honour investigative journalist Valérie Borde and the Ottawa Citizen’s Matthew Pearson Joe Ruscitti, editor-in-chief of the London Free Press, receives the Michener Award from His Excellency David Johnston, Governor General of Canada. Ottawa, June 14, 2017 — The London Free Press has won the 2016 Michener Award for…

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Michener Awards Foundation announces Fellowship winners

Ottawa, May 15, 2017 – The Michener Awards Foundation today announced the 2017 Michener-Deacon Fellowships will be awarded to journalists Valérie Borde and Matthew Pearson. The Michener-Deacon Fellowship for Investigative Reporting is awarded to print journalist Valérie Borde, an award-winning science writer and frequent contributor to L’actualité. Borde will investigate the institutions responsible for food safety…

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Michener Award finalists named

Ottawa, May 1, 2017 – The Michener Awards Foundation today announced the finalists for the 2016 Michener Award for meritorious public service journalism. The finalists are: The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, The Toronto Star and Radio-Canada; The Globe and Mail; The London Free Press; The National Observer; La Presse and; The Toronto Star. His Excellency the…

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Michener Award: most entries since 2010

Ottawa, February 28, 2017 – The Michener Foundation announced today that it has received 35 entries for the 2016 Michener Award for public service journalism. This is the most entries received for the Award since 2010. Kim Kierans, Vice-President of the University of King’s College and chair of the Michener Award judging panel, said there…

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Michener Award and Fellowships: Last call for entries and applications

  OTTAWA, January 20, 2017 — The Michener Awards Foundation  is reminding news organizations and journalists that the deadline is less than a month away for entries and applications for the annual Michener Award and two fellowships. Russell Mills, the foundation president, said he encourages news organizations whose journalism has achieved results for the public…

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First call for entries and applications

Michener Award and Fellowships: First call for entries and applications OTTAWA, November 1, 2016 — The Michener  Awards Foundation  is encouraging news organizations and journalists to enter the competitions for the annual Michener Award and two fellowships that will be offered next year. Russell Mills, the foundation president, urged news organizations whose journalism has achieved results…

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