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Submissions for RANZCOG 2018–2019 Media Award of Excellence now open

01 August 2019

Are you a journalist working on the topic of women's health? Or, alternatively, did you read/view/hear a story on women's health this year that you found accurate, relevant and exceptionally well reported?

RANZCOG has given the Media Award of Excellence for the last seven years to recognise accurate reporting on women's health matters. The award is open to journalists, reporters and freelance writers representing a print, radio, television or internet media outlet in Australia or New Zealand.

Eligibility criteria
  • Published pieces must relate specifically to obstetrics, gynaecology, general women’s health issues, and/or the work of RANZCOG.
  • Published pieces must fall within the eligibility period of 1 August 2018 through to 30 July 2019.

To submit an entry please complete the nomination form.
Entries are open from 1 to 31 August 2019.

Please note that in addition to the nomination forms, nominators will be required to provide a copy or transcript of the published work from the original source. Self-nominations are accepted for the Media Award of Excellence.

The winner will be announced via the RANZCOG website on 16 September. The Media Award of Excellence will be presented at the RANZCOG ASM Closing Ceremony, taking place in Melbourne on 16 October 2019. If incurred, travel expenses for the winner will be covered by RANZCOG. The winner will also be welcome to join for the full duration of the conference. 

For more information contact Communications Coordinator Lourdes Zamanillo on [email protected]  



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