Eligibility & Rules

All work must have been published or aired between Nov. 10, 2017, and Oct. 30, 2018. The deadline to submit is on the Oct. 30, 2018. All work must be submitted in Arabic.


ARIJ’s Awards program is unique in its efforts to avoid conflicts of interest. Work that includes any significant role by an ARIJ contest judge may not be entered. The contest is open to both Arab and non-Arab journalists as long as the investigation is in Arabic.