Offer: $5,000 award for environmental journalists - professional, students, citizen journalists welcome to apply
Journalists working in the United States, Canada and Mexico can apply for a US$5,000 award.
The Knight-Risser Prize for Western Environmental Journalism honors the highest-quality environmental reporting about the North American West, which includes the U.S. west of the Mississippi River, Canada west of Ontario, including Nunavut, and all of Mexico.
Entries are open to professional journalists throughout North America, as well as students, citizen journalists and those from startups and nonprofits.
Relevant topics include water and other natural resources, wildlife and habitats, regional planning, energy, environmental change and interstate and transnational environmental issues.
The prize is awarded at the annual Knight-Risser Prize Symposium at Stanford University.
Eligibility and How to Enter, click here
DEADLINE: March 15, 2013