- Eligibility criteria:
– Journalists who have broadcast or produced radio, TV or digital stories that were aired or published in the United States or Germany with a transatlantic aspect during 2021.
- Type of funding: Award
- Target countries: Germany, USA
- Application language: English, German
The RIAS Berlin Commission is a binational organization for the promotion of German-American understanding in the field of broadcasting.
Entries are now open for the 2022 RIAS Media Prize to help strengthen the diversity of transatlantic dialogue and to deepen interest in German-American relations. The winners of several different categories including best TV production, best radio production and best fellow production will be invited to attend a gala awards ceremony in Berlin on June 2, 2022. The stories submitted should go beyond daily and routine reporting, should process information and describe social reality in a remarkable way, and promote dialogue on similarities and differences in transatlantic relations.
There will be a total of up to $12,000 (10,000 EUR) in prize money awarded for the best radio, television and digital stories. That includes a $6,000 (5,000 EUR) grand prize for the single most outstanding entry that was broadcast during 2021.
See here to learn more and apply.
Organisation: RIAS Berlin Commission