ENTRIES NOW OPEN FOR 2021.
The 2021 Australian Star Prize Award for Rural Broadcasting in NSW recognises excellence in radio, television and online journalism in the rural sector. The winner will travel to Copenhagen to network with the world’s top agricultural journalists at the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) congress (to the value of $5,000).
New and continuing members of the Farm Writers’ Association of NSW are invited to enter a story in the following categories:
If the NSW winner wins the national prize, Farm Writers' will convert the NSW award to a contribution towards the cost of pre- or post-congress tours or other congress expenses.
The overall state winner will attend the IFAJ Congress in Switzerland in 2022.
Winners across each of the categories at state level will represent NSW in the Rabobank Australian Star Prize for Rural Broadcasting. The national award winner will also attend the IFAJ congress.
The successful entry in each category at a national level will represent Australia in the IFAJ Star Prize for Broadcast Journalism, to be announced during the congress.
Eligibility to enter:
State organisations may provide one finalist for each category. To be eligible, the entry must:
Entries must be received by close of business Wednesday February 3, 2021.
Click here for entry details.
Click here for entry form.
Click here to join the Farm Writers’ Association of NSW.
For more information contact Ben Waters at firstname.lastname@example.org or on (02) 8247 8019.