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Rappler's latest stories on journalism awards


Syrian journalist Raed Fares receives 2020 Courage in Journalism Award

Feb 27, 2020 - 1:37 PM

'Fares was keenly aware of the risks he was taking but continued to use his voice to build the foundations for a free, democratic Syria,' says the Legatum Institute of Raed Fares, who was killed on his way to cover a protest in November 2018

#FactsMatterPH shortlisted in Online Journalism Award

Aug 14, 2019 - 6:53 PM

Rappler's #FactsMatterPH project, which focuses on fact-checking efforts and data-driven investigations on social media and disinformation with community engagement, is a finalist in the 2019 Gather Award in Engaged Journalism

Ressa on Canadian Journalism Tribute: ‘Our only weapon is to shine the light’

Jun 14, 2019 - 3:23 PM

Washington Post executive editor Martin Baron, also an awardee at the Canadian Journalism Foundation Awards Gala in Toronto, asks journalists to stand beside Ressa ‘every step of the way’

Rappler CEO Maria Ressa after receiving the Canadian Journalism Foundation Tribute in Toronto. Photo by Marites Sison

Maria Ressa wins Stanford's Shorenstein Journalism Award

Jun 01, 2019 - 7:35 PM

The Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Center at Stanford University honors veteran journalists who 'contributed greater understanding of Asia through outstanding reporting on critical issues affecting the region'

MARIA RESSA. Rappler CEO Maria Ressa as she pleads not guilty on the 4 cases of tax evasion charges lodged against her and the online news organinzation on April 3, 2019. File photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Maria Ressa receives Columbia Journalism Award

May 24, 2019 - 5:20 PM

'Please don’t accept the world as you see it today...What you report and how you fight for truth matters.... Dream of a better future. Then go and make it happen,' Rappler's Maria Ressa tells the class of 2019

COLUMBIA JOURNALISM AWARD. Rappler CEO and Executive Editor Maria Ressa receives the 2019 Columbia Journalism Award in New York City. Screenshot from Columbia Journalism School video

Rappler team portfolio shortlisted in Data Journalism Awards 2019

May 21, 2019 - 10:01 AM

Rappler's series of data stories on social media, disinformation, and democracy is shortlisted for Best data journalism team portfolio (Large newsroom)

Rappler story on Sorsogon bee farm wins at Bright Leaf Awards

Nov 20, 2018 - 2:33 PM

The Bright Leaf Awards honors the most outstanding stories on agricultural issues and best farming practices

SUCCESS. Rappler contributor Mavic Conde receives the award for Best Online Story at the 12th Bright Leaf Agriculture Journalism Awards on November 16. Photo courtesy of 12th Bright Leaf Awards Secretariat

Maria Ressa receives journalism award, appeals to tech giants, government officials

Nov 09, 2018 - 1:17 PM

'Consider making the same tough business decisions our little company made to protect the public sphere and to ensure democracy survives,' Rappler CEO and Executive Editor Maria Ressa says after accepting the Knight International Journalism Award in Washington, DC

Maria Ressa receives the 2018 Knight International Journalism Award in Washington, DC. Screenshots courtesy of ICFJ

LIVE: ICFJ 2018 Awards Night

Nov 09, 2018 - 6:30 AM

Watch the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) Awards Dinner live from Washington DC

Rappler's #SaferRoadsPH campaign wins Data Journalism Website of the Year

Jun 01, 2018 - 8:45 AM

The #SaferRoadsPH microsite visualizes information on road crash incidents in the Philippines and compiles Rappler stories on the issue

ROAD SAFETY. Rappler's #SaferRoadsPH wins Data Journalism Awards 2018.

WATCH: GEN Summit 2018

May 31, 2018 - 9:45 PM

Watch select events of the Global Editors Network held in Lisbon, Portugal

Duterte on women, Rappler’s awards, Weinstein surrenders | Evening wRap

May 25, 2018 - 8:14 PM

Watch Rappler's evening newscast with Paterno Esmaquel

Rappler CEO Maria Ressa wins 2018 Knight International Journalism Award

May 25, 2018 - 3:04 PM

Aside from Ressa, the other Knight International Journalism Awards winner is Joseph Poliszuk, who reports on high-level corruption in the midst of Venezuela's economic collapse

#SaferRoadsPH microsite shortlisted in Data Journalism Awards 2018

Apr 13, 2018 - 11:55 PM

Rappler's microsite on road safety issues is nominated in the Data Journalism Website of the Year and Public Choice categories

SHORTLISTED. The #SaferRoadsPH microsite of Rappler is shortlisted in two categories in this year's Data Journalism Awards.

Rappler wins best science feature story at 1st UP Science Journalism Awards

Feb 18, 2018 - 1:56 PM

A story on PH's Diwata-2 satellite written by Edmund "Edd" K. Usman bags a prize at the inaugural science journalism awards

SCIENCE JOURNALISM AWARDS. (L-R) Professor Clarissa David, Rappler contributor Edmund Usman and Dr. Elena Pernia at the awarding ceremony held in UP Diliman. Photo by Gelo Gonzales

Rappler's Patricia Evangelista wins SOPA award for drug war story

Jun 15, 2017 - 11:31 PM

Rappler journalist Patricia Evangelista wins the SOPA 2017 Awards for Editorial Excellence in Feature Writing for coverage of the drug war


Rappler's Patricia Evangelista finalist in SOPA awards

May 18, 2017 - 10:39 PM

Evangelista’s ‘In the Name of the Father’ is one of the finalists in the awards Excellence in Feature Writing category

Rappler contributor wins at Henry Ford Awards

Dec 02, 2016 - 12:30 PM

A Rappler story on a Filipino engineer s electric car project picks up a trophy from the prestigious motoring awards in the country

Rappler columnist receives award for best online feature on youth

Sep 15, 2015 - 5:08 PM

Shakira Sison receives the Lasallian Scholarum Award Contributor Hazel Delgado Planco is also nominated

MovePH stories recognized in EU Peace Journalism Awards

Jul 09, 2015 - 11:44 AM

The European Union honors Filipino journalists for their efforts in promoting peace and fighting discrimination through stories among them Rappler s Voltaire Tupaz and Fritzie Rodriguez

Rappler reporter receives environmental journalism award

Oct 30, 2014 - 7:18 PM

Rappler s Pia Ranada is among 3 Filipino winners in the 2014 Asian Environmental Journalism Awards in Singapore

'Media irresponsibility killing us softly'

May 23, 2014 - 8:40 AM

A media personality believes that the death of media credibility due to irresponsible reporting is a bigger problem than media killings

CREDIBILITY. ABS-CBN's Anthony Taberna (L), Inquirer's Raul Pangalangan (C), and Manila Standard Today's Jojo Robles (R) talk about media responsibility during Rotary Club of Manila's annual Journalism Awards. Photos by Rappler

Maria Ressa is Rotary Club of Manila's Journalist of the Year

May 22, 2014 - 5:07 PM

The first Rotary club in Asia also recognizes 6 other individuals and 6 media organizations

JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR. Rappler CEO Maria Ressa receiving her award from the Rotary Club of Manila. Photo by Rappler

Cebu journalist is new McLuhan Fellow

Dec 02, 2013 - 12:32 PM

Eileen Mangubat publisher and acting editor in chief of Cebu Daily News is recognized for her efforts to maintain an independent and professional community press in Cebu

Rappler's Lozada named ADBI Young Dev't Journalist

Nov 23, 2013 - 7:00 AM

For his article on unpreparedness of the Southeast Asian citizens for the ASEAN Economic Community set for 2015

Rappler reporter is finalist for dev’t journalism award

Oct 12, 2013 - 1:18 AM

David Bryan Lozada s articles on how the Philippine workforce is coping with globalization make him a finalist for the 2013 Developing Asia Journalism Awards

Names of nominating jury for Pulitzer Prizes leaked

Feb 23, 2013 - 12:06 AM

Revealed are 44 names of journalists who will choose the finalists in the awards to be given on April 15

Nationwide search is on for Journalists of the Year

Dec 07, 2012 - 4:34 PM

Deadline for submission of nominations is on or before January 31 2013