2018 Immigration Journalism Awards Ceremony
The Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the U.S. - Invite Only
The French-American Foundation’s Immigration Journalism Award is the first of its kind to focus on the crucial issue of immigration and integration worldwide. This initiative is currently in its seventh year of promoting, supporting, and rewarding responsible and comprehensive media coverage of issues pertaining to migration.
The Awards Ceremony will take place from 6pm to 8pm on October 2nd, 2018 in New York City. We will recognize the work of two journalists for excellence in immigration reporting: “The Immigration Journalism Prize of the French-American Foundation” (In English) and “Prix Cercle des médias” (in French). It will convene an audience composed of international media and immigration experts, members of New York City’s philanthropic community, and members of our Board of Directors. Representatives from Le Cercle des médias will also attend. The two journalists will each receive $3,500.
Previous winners include: José Antonio Vargas, the Pulitzer prize laureate who revealed his status as an undocumented immigrant in 2011; Damien Cave, Deputy Editor Deputy Editor for Digital at The New York Times; and Elise Vincent, journalist at Le Monde.