3. What can I win?

The ‘Belarus in Focus 2016’ judging panel will award:

  • Best articles by professional journalists: x3 certificates of 500 EUR for professional development*
  • Best articles by beginner journalists: x3 certificates of 300 EUR for professional development*

In addition, an audience award will be given by online voters. Details will be announced once the competition has closed for entries.

All award winners will be invited to attend a two-day journalism workshop in spring 2017, led by jury members. The programme will include an award ceremony. Travel expenses**, food, and accommodation will be covered for those invited. 

*Prize money will be transferred to the bank accounts of winners within one month after the award ceremony has taken place.** Due to limited funds, we will only pay for return tickets to Minsk from a destination within Europe, unless otherwise agreed.