All applications for this category are open on March 1st 2022.

The ‘EPA Award for Journalism Relating to the Environment’ is a new category that will feature at this year’s National Student Media Awards 2022.

Submissions for this category will be judged based on work that has brought environmental issues to students’ attention. Applications for this award can be a written piece, radio output, or a TV segment.

For written pieces please submit three articles published after February 2022. We would prefer you to include a link to your article but if you are unable, please upload a pdf of your article. If you have any problems with submitting your work get in touch with us at

For radio pieces please submit one episode or a montage of episodes (1 hours max) that have were broadcasted after February 2021.

For TV segments please submit one episode, or montage of episodes (maximum 1 hour), broadcast since February 2021. 

You can pre-register for this category here.

Closing date for applications is March 24th 2022.