This category honours excellence in video content that sheds light on stories related to food sustainability. This Award category aims to recognise exceptional efforts in visual storytelling and/or investigative journalism and creative use of video. Entries will be judged on their quality, impact, innovation and creativity.
Applications for the 2017 Award cycle are now closed. Finalists’ work will be made public on the website in October and applications will reopen in January 2018. To stay informed please register your interest below.
This category is open to professional staff video journalists, freelance videographers or individuals.
All entries should focus on stories and issues around the theme of food sustainability.
Individuals may submit a maximum of one entry per category.
Materials entered under this category must have been previously distributed, broadcasted or screened on a digital news site, TV channel, film festival (or event) or an established institutional website or blog. Eligibility will be determined on a case by case basis.
Entrants must submit their individual and personal work.
Only one single video submission can be entered for this category.
All entries must be submitted in English (or translated into English).
A professional reference contact or reference letter is mandatory.
All video entries must be submitted with a description and the details of the device used to capture them.
The suggested length of work submitted for this category is no longer than 20 minutes.
Entries can be submitted from January 2018 to May 2018.
The Food Sustainability Media Awards administrators and judging panel will have the final authority to determine eligibility of an entry.
Applications will reopen in January 2018
For the Award’s two categories, both published and unpublished work can be submitted. Published and unpublished entries will be judged separately.
In addition, published and unpublished finalists in both categories will be put forward for the Best of the Web Award. The winner of this award will be chosen by the public.
Click a category below to find out more and to apply.
This category recognises excellence in written journalism for a news/feature article published in print or online that addresses topics, stories or issues related to food sustainability through distinctive, accurate and original reporting.
This category honours exceptional video, photography and audio content that sheds light on stories related to food sustainability through in-depth visual and audio storytelling and original and creative use of a chosen medium.