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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Michener Awards Foundation announces Fellowship winners

Ottawa, May 13, 2016 – The Michener Awards Foundation today announced the 2016 Michener-Deacon Fellowships will be awarded to journalists Patti Sonntag and Paul Webster. The Michener-Deacon Fellowship for Journalism Education is awarded to Patti Sonntag for her proposal to lead a class on an investigation into resource extraction companies. She will guide students in…

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Michener Award finalists named

Ottawa, April 29, 2016 – The Michener Awards Foundation today announced the finalists for the 2015 Michener Award for meritorious public service journalism. The finalists are: The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation; The Canadian Press; The Globe and Mail; Société Radio-Canada’s Enquête; The Telegraph Journal and; The Toronto Star. His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor…

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