Sponsored by: Friends of Canadian Broadcasting
Deadline: December 1, 2018, 8:00pm EST
Potential payout: $2500 or $10,000
Eligibility restriction: Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada; applicants are not required to be students, but only students are eligible for the $2500 second prize.
What’s required: An online or emailed application, along with a maximum 2000-word essay on any topic relating to the link between democracy and the media in Canada, and a 50-word bio.
Tips: Check out the previous winning essays for ideas and inspiration.
Where to get info: www.friends.ca/DCA/rules