Ms Aydan Özoğuz, Federal Commissioner for Migration, Refugees and Integration (3rd from left) at the presentation of the online portal in Berlin, February 2017 / Photo: © Neue Deutsche Medienmacher

Media contest for integration and diversity in Europe opens

Journalists in the European Union and Switzerland can enter a contest on migration, integration, diversity and democratic culture.

The CIVIS Media Foundation is looking for the best programmes focusing on the issues of migration, integration and cultural diversity in Europe

 Radio, film, television and online stories are eligible for the CIVIS Media Prize.

The categories are the CIVIS Top Award, video, audio, youth (for ages 33 and younger) and cinema.

Works must have aired or been published between Jan. 22, 2019 and Jan. 21, 2020 and promote the peaceful coexistence of people of different national, ethnic, religious or cultural backgrounds.

The top winner will receive €15,000. Category winners will be awarded €2,000.

The deadline is Jan. 21, 2020.

Learn more and apply here

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