The IOF Osteoporosis Journalism Awards
The IOF Osteoporosis Journalism Awards recognize outstanding print reporting about osteoporosis, with separate awards for general press and medical journalists. Winning entries serve their readers by providing independent, authoritative, accurate and timely information. The Award is organized by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) and supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Roche-GSK, to promote the awareness and understanding of osteoporosis worldwide.
Winning journalists will receive cash prizes ranging from USD 5000 to USD 300 and extensive global publicity. In addition, first place winners will receive an all-expenses paid trip to the IOF World Congress on Osteoporosis in Toronto, Canada, June 2006 where the awards will be presented.
Articles, between 1,000-3,000 words in length, must have been published between January 1 and December 31, 2005, in either a print publication or internet/website. They may be submitted in any language.
Download detailed information/criteria and entry form (PDF, 154 KB)
Read press release announcing the award.
All entries must be received by January 31, 2006.