Media Foundation

Applications open for NEAJA journalism award

Feb 23, 2012

Applications are open for the Badri-Kul Rural Excellence Journalism Award instituted by the Nepal-America Journalists Association (NEAJA) to honor a journalist or a media organization exclusively devoted to economic, social and cultural reform in rural areas and playing important role in mass awareness.

The award of NRs. 1,11,111.11 was established by NEAJA last year.

The application process in Nepal is being coordinated by Media Foundation (MF). Applications should arrive at the MF office, Shanti Marg, Bhatbhateni 40, PO Box 9824, Kathmandu by March 15, 2012. Details on the application process are available on the MF Website at

The NEAJA award committee will select the final winner from among three names recommended by the selection committee in Nepal.

The award will be given in the first week of May 2012 during the third NEAJA general convention in New York.

For details, pleas contact Prabhat Kiran Koirala, phone 4415137 (mobile: 9841578472).

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