Entries for the $5,000 Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting for 2013 are now being accepted by the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.
The Toner Prize recognizes outstanding political reporting in a tribute to Robin Toner, the late national political correspondent for The New York Times and a summa cum laude graduate of Syracuse University with dual degrees in journalism and political science.
Deadline for entries is Jan. 19, 2014, by midnight. Entries should be submitted online at Toner Prize entry form. Or click on Toner Prize ad on the right sidebar.
“We’re delighted to celebrate democracy and good journalism with the Toner Prize,” said Charlotte Grimes, the Knight Chair in Political Reporting and administrator of The Robin Toner Program in Political Reporting. “This will be our fourth year of awarding the prize and we look forward to again honoring the kind of extraordinary reporting that was a hallmark of the work of Robin Toner.”Read More