Awards

The Global Reporting Centre, and our teaching initiative the Global Reporting Program, have received a number of awards.

Some of our highest honours include an Emmy for Best Investigation, a Sigma Delta Chi award, several Edward R. Murrow awards, and an Investigative Reporters and Editors award.

Britney Dennison accepts a Murrow Award for Turning Points | Chorus Photography

2024

Anthem Award — Gold, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Education for a Literacy Program or Platform for the Empowerment Journalism Guide.


2023

Bill Good Award — An award that “honours a B.C. individual or organization that makes a significant contribution to journalism in the province, or addresses a community’s needs and benefits via journalism.”

Digital Publishing Award — Honourable Mention, Best Feature Article (Long) for ‘Disaster Land Grabs’ Worldwide and in British Columbia


2022

Edward R. Murrow National Award — Winner, Excellence in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for Turning Points

AHCJ Award

AHCJ Award — Winner, Student Category for Growing Older

SPJ Mark of Excellence Student Award — National Winner, Collaborative Journalism for Growing Older

Anthem Award — Silver, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for Turning Points

Digital Publishing Award — Honourable Mention, Best Science & Technology Storytelling for The house that plastic built

One World Media Award — Longlist, Student Award for Beyond School

CAJ Award — Finalist, Student Award of Excellence for Growing Older


2021

Deadline Club Award — Winner, Business Investigative Reporting for America’s medical supply crisis

Digital Publishing Award — Honourable Mention, Best Digital Design for America’s medical supply crisis


2020

Digital Publishing Award — Winner, Best Digital Editorial Package for The fish you (don’t know you) eat

One World Media — Special Mention, Student Award for The fish you (don’t know you) eat

Scripps Howard Award — Finalist, Excellence in Radio/Podcast Coverage for On China’s New Silk Road

CAJ Award — Finalist, Student Award of Excellence for The fish you (don’t know you) eat


2018

Canadian Online Publishing Award — Gold, Best Article or Series for Stuck

Editor & Publisher Award — Best College/University News or Event Feature for Stuck

Edward R. Murrow Regional Award — Small Digital News Organization Documentary for America’s Digital Dumping Ground, with Reveal/CIR/PRX.


2017

Webby — Honoree, Best Social Video Series for Strangers at home


2016

Edward R. Murrow Regional Award — Small Online News Organization Video News Series for Out of the shadows

Online Journalism Award — Small Online News Organization Video News Series for Out of the shadows

Digital Publishing Award — Best Editorial Package for Out of the shadows

Webby — Honoree, Green Category for Out of the shadows


2015

Jack Webster Award — Science, Technology, Health and Environment for Million dollar meds


2014

Edward R. Murrow National Award — Best Online Video News Series for Green China

Edward R. Murrow Regional Award — Small Online News Organization Video Series for Green China

SPJ Sigma Delta Chi Award — Non-deadline Online Reporting for Green China

CAJ Awards — Online Media for Green China

Canadian Online Publishing Award — Best Interactive Story for Green China