Media Award

The Media Award recognises excellence in the reporting of multicultural affairs. It acknowledges journalists or media organisations which have made an outstanding effort to highlight issues of importance to diverse communities, and to contribute to Victorians’ cross-cultural understanding.

Selection Criteria

Criteria includes:

  • increases awareness and understanding of multicultural affairs in Victoria,
  • shows sensitive understanding of a relevant issue,
  • is of public benefit, and
  • has a constructive impact or change.


Individual journalists or media organisations for work published/broadcast between 1 July 2016 and 30 June 2017. Please submit copies or links to the pieces with your application. Self-nominations accepted.

Nominations are now due midnight, Monday 28 August 2017.

Submit your nomination for the Media Award.

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