Print and online magazines and weekly newspapers that are editorially independent and not published by advocacy groups. Examples of such outlets include The Atlantic, Miami New Times, The Texas Observer and Chicago Reader.
A. Feature Reporting: Up to five pieces that exhibit strong narrative writing, deft explanatory reporting and/or commentary. Submissions may explain or explore a policy issue, controversy or theme and may include profiles of individuals or organizations. Individual journalists may submit pieces that appeared in different publications.
B. Investigative Reporting: Up to seven articles on the same subject or theme, demonstrating ingenuity in uncovering a problem or condition that otherwise may not have come to public attention. Individual journalists may submit pieces that appeared in different publications.