5 April 2022, The Media Online, Reporter
Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) and UNICEF is inviting journalists within the African content to apply for the lsu Elihle Awards. Applications for this year’s awards opened on the 1 April 2022 and will close at midnight on the 13 May 2022.
MMA’s awards seek to give children a voice and highlight the status of children in our continent. Journalists are encouraged to submit their story ideas and these can be targeted at any mainstream news medium such as TV, radio or online.
The finalists will each receive guaranteed financial support of R10 000 to develop their concepts. The final stories will be ranked and the final cash prizes will be awarded as follows: R25 000 (overall winner), R15 000 (2nd place); R10 000 (3rd place).