CAJ Awards

The Canadian Association of Journalists runs an annual awards program that recognizes the best in Canadian journalism—with a particular focus on investigative work. Entries are welcome from any practising journalist whose work has been published or broadcast in Canada.

The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 CAJ Awards for outstanding investigative journalism.

 

PREVIOUS CAJ AWARD WINNERS:

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

Archive (coming soon!)

ANNOUNCING THE 2019 CAJ AWARD WINNERS

OTTAWA, May 30, 2020 / CNW / The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 CAJ Awards for outstanding investigative journalism. This included presenting the McGillivray Award to Craig Silverman of BuzzFeed News, for his multi-part look at how one co...

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THREE JOURNALISTS AWARDED CAJ PRESIDENT'S AWARD FOR WET'SUWET'EN COVERAGE

Each year the Charles Bury President's Award is given under circumstances of exceptional merit to those people or organizations that have made a significant contribution to Canadian journalism. This year, the award is presented to Jerome Turner, Jesse Winter and Amber Bracke...

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VICKY MOCHAMA TO HOST CAJ CYBER AWARDS CEREMONY

The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is thrilled to announce that our first-ever cyber CAJ awards ceremony will be hosted by the incredible Vicky Mochama.  Nominees are invited to attend the Zoom party and recipients will be invited to make a short acce...

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THE STORY BEHIND THE STORY: CAJ CYBER HAPPY HOUR ON MAY 8

We're back for Round 2! Connect with journalists from across Canada on Friday May 8 and learn about some of the best reporting of 2019.  Beginning at 6:30 p.m. ET/3:30 p.m. PT, we'll start off with a toast to celebrate this year's CAJ award nominees. Four of those nominees will briefl...

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ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE CANADA WINS CODE OF SILENCE AWARD

TORONTO, April 30, 2020 /CNW/—Environment and Climate Change Canada is the 2019 recipient of the Code of Silence Award for Outstanding Achievement in Government Secrecy in the federal category. The award is given annually by The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ), Centre for Free Expre...

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CODE OF SILENCE AWARD GOES TO ALBERTA GOVERNMENT

TORONTO, April 28, 2020 /CNW/—The Government of Alberta is the 2019 recipient of the Code of Silence Award for Outstanding Achievement in Government Secrecy in the provincial category. The award is given annually by The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ), Centre for Free Expression at ...

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2020 EU-CANADA YOUNG JOURNALIST FELLOWSHIP: APPLICATIONS EXTENDED TO SEPT 30

  [Le texte en français suit le texte en anglais]  OTTAWA, APRIL 20, 2020 /CNW/—In view of the current extraordinary public health situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the application deadline for the 2020 EU-Canada Young Journalist Fellowship has been extended t...

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THE STORY BEHIND THE STORY: CAJ NOMINEES AT CYBER HAPPY HOUR

*You must register for this event to recieve a meeting link and password. This event is limited to 100 people. It is open to all journalists but CAJ members will take priority in the event that capacity is reached. From the western-most reaches of Vancouver Island, all the way to St. John's,...

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ANNOUNCING THE 2019 CAJ AWARDS FINALISTS

OTTAWA, April 6, 2020 /CNW/ – The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is pleased to release the list of finalists for the 2019 CAJ Awards program. Congratulations and a hearty félicitations to all finalists. The original plan was to announce the recipients of each of the awards li...

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CAJ CANCELS 2020 CONFERENCE IN MONTREAL

OTTAWA, March 16, 2020 /CNW/— The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is sad to announce that it is cancelling the upcoming national conference and changing the format of its in-person awards gala. The conference was scheduled to take place in Montreal from May 29-31. “Our top pri...

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