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Jun 13, 2019, 22:45 ET CBC News podcast Missing & Murdered: Finding Cleo wins CJF Jackman Award for Excellence in Journalism

TORONTO, June 13, 2019 /CNW/ - The CBC News podcast Missing & Murdered: Finding Cleo is this year's recipient of the CJF Jackman Award for Excellence in Journalism in the large-media category,...


May 17, 2019, 09:08 ET Marsha McLeod wins newly expanded CJF-Globe and Mail Investigative Journalism Fellowship

TORONTO, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Marsha McLeod, a Canadian investigative journalist who was most recently a criminal justice reporter with Investigative Post, a non-profit newsroom in Buffalo, is the...


May 14, 2019, 08:59 ET Washington Post media columnist Margaret Sullivan talks Trust, Truth and Trump at CJF J-Talk

TORONTO, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Washington Post media columnist Margaret Sullivan is the featured speaker for the Canadian Journalism Foundation's J-Talk Trust, Truth and Trump on May 28 at the TMX...


May 08, 2019, 09:00 ET Leading Canadian organizations to celebrate excellence in journalism at CJF Awards

TORONTO, May 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Hundreds of corporate leaders will join reporters and news executives from across Canada to recognize and celebrate journalistic achievement at The Canadian Journalism...


May 06, 2019, 11:24 ET Finalists announced for CJF Jackman Award for Excellence in Journalism

TORONTO, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) is proud to announce the shortlists for the CJF Jackman Award for Excellence in Journalism, recognizing news organizations that...


May 02, 2019, 08:00 ET Google News Initiative grants Canadian Journalism Foundation $1 million to tackle fake news

New grant to create tools to better understand how to find and filter online information; 40% of Canadians report difficulty in identifying authoritative content TORONTO, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The...


Apr 29, 2019, 08:00 ET Agence Science-Presse wins CJF-Facebook Journalism Project News Literacy Award

TORONTO, April 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Agence Science-Presse, an independent, Montreal-based non-profit media organization, is the recipient of the CJF-Facebook Journalism Project News Literacy Award,...


Apr 23, 2019, 11:40 ET Award-winning Canadian and U.S. journalists mark World News Day on May 2 in Toronto

Event celebrates the importance of fact-based journalism and why news matters TORONTO, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Grammy award-winner Lucinda Williams and a host of top Canadian and U.S. journalists will ...


Apr 12, 2019, 09:30 ET Canadian Journalism Foundation/CBC Indigenous Journalism Fellowships Announced

TORONTO, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Charnel Anderson and Logan Perley are the recipients of this year's CJF-CBC Indigenous Journalism Fellowships, established to encourage Indigenous voices and a better...


Apr 09, 2019, 10:07 ET Canadians like, but don't trust, social media for news, according to CJF poll conducted by Maru/Matchbox

TORONTO, April 9, 2019 /CNW/ - A new poll commissioned by The Canadian Journalism Foundation and conducted by Maru/Matchbox shows that while social media is a top news source for both Canadians and...


Apr 03, 2019, 15:23 ET CJF to honour Torstar's John Honderich with Lifetime Achievement Award

TORONTO, April 3, 2019 /CNW/ - John Honderich, chair of Torstar Corporation, the parent company of the Toronto Star and numerous city and community newspapers, is the recipient of The Canadian...


Apr 03, 2019, 12:15 ET 2019 Landsberg Award Shortlist Announced

TORONTO, April 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF), in association with the Canadian Women's Foundation, is proud to announce the shortlist for the annual Landsberg Award....


Mar 28, 2019, 09:34 ET How covering traumatic stories impacts journalists' well-being at CJF J-Talk

TORONTO, March 28, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Journalism Foundation's (CJF) upcoming J-Talk, Fallout from the Field, will explore the personal and professional aftermath for journalists reporting on...


Mar 25, 2019, 09:35 ET CJF's annual Ottawa J-Talk explores The Fight for Truth: Political Journalism in 2019

TORONTO, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Journalism Foundation's (CJF) annual Ottawa J-Talk will feature Sarah Kendzior, the popular St. Louis, Missouri-based op-ed columnist for The Globe and...


Mar 20, 2019, 13:12 ET Canadian Journalism Foundation and Canadian Press announce 2019 Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award winner

TORONTO, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Andrew Lahodynskyj is the winner of the 2019 Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award, presented by The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) and The Canadian Press (CP). The...


Mar 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Anne-Marie Mediwake of CTV's Your Morning to host CJF Awards

TORONTO, March 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Acclaimed broadcaster Anne-Marie Mediwake, co-host of CTV's Your Morning, will host the coming CJF Awards, a celebration of journalistic excellence taking place in...


Mar 18, 2019, 09:00 ET CJF honours Washington Post Executive Editor Martin Baron with Special Citation

TORONTO, March 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Martin Baron, the multi-award-winning executive editor of The Washington Post, will be honoured with the Canadian Journalism Foundation's Special Citation in...


Mar 04, 2019, 09:00 ET Canadian Journalism Foundation to recognize embattled journalist Maria Ressa with Tribute honour

TORONTO, March 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Maria Ressa, the executive editor, CEO and co-founder of the Philippine news site Rappler.com and an outspoken critic of President Rodrigo Duterte, will receive the...


Feb 21, 2019, 09:08 ET One week left: Tickets available for CJF Montreal J-Talk on lessons learned from the French election

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Journalism Foundation's (CJF) upcoming J-Talk Fending off Threats Ahead of the Federal Election will take place in Montreal on February 28 at...


Feb 20, 2019, 08:00 ET Final days to apply: Canadian Journalism Foundation's 2019 awards program

TORONTO, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Only a few days remain for journalists and news organizations to apply for The Canadian Journalism Foundation's (CJF) 2019 awards program, which celebrates outstanding...


Feb 12, 2019, 09:00 ET CJF Montreal J-Talk explores misinformation threats to the federal election

TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - With the federal election slated for the fall, The Canadian Journalism Foundation's (CJF) upcoming J-Talk in Montreal will explore the potential forces of manipulation...


Jan 25, 2019, 09:00 ET Nominate an exceptional Canadian journalist for the CJF Lifetime Achievement Award

TORONTO, Jan. 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Nominations are now welcome for The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) Lifetime Achievement Award, celebrating a Canadian journalist whose career demonstrates a...


Jan 23, 2019, 09:00 ET Call for entries: Landsberg Award celebrates journalist championing women's issues

TORONTO, Jan. 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Journalists who highlight women's equality issues are encouraged to apply for The Landsberg Award, presented by The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) in association...


Jan 22, 2019, 09:00 ET Call for applications: CJF-CBC Indigenous Journalism Fellowships

TORONTO, Jan. 22, 2019 /CNW/ - To raise the profile of Indigenous voices and issues in the media, The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF), together with CBC News, is now accepting applications to...


Jan 21, 2019, 11:20 ET CJF J-Talk explores unique challenges of covering emerging cannabis industry

TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - As various issues get worked out, post-cannabis legalization, the Canadian Journalism Foundation's J-Talk Setting the Standard for Cannabis Journalism will explore the...