Paper Competition

Freedom of Journalism in the Digital Age competition

The Center for International Media Law and Policy Studies at Indiana University’s Media School invites undergraduate and graduate students in all disciplines to submit research papers to the Freedom of Journalism in the Digital Age competition.

The top five undergraduate and top five graduate paper authors will be expected to present their papers at a virtual conference during the spring 2024 semester. The exact date will be announced later.

The authors of the three best papers will receive awards of $500 for first place, $300 for second place, and $200 for third place in both undergraduate and graduate categories.

Papers will be blind-reviewed by media law professors from around the globe. Authors of papers chosen for presentation will be notified by March 1, 2024.

Papers must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. EST Jan. 15, 2024.