Developed to promote public awareness of adult literacy The Peter Gzowski Life Literacy Fellowship provides one journalist with a financial contribution of $2,000 to research and develop a story on adult literacy in Canada. The competition is open to all professional accredited journalists working and residing in Canada.
Entries may be of local or national interest and should be styled as reporting analysis, commentary, feature or series. The fellowship honouring Gzowski’s contribution to the field of literacy is awarded annually by ABC Life Literacy Canada. Previous winners include Darah Hansen from the Vancouver Sun and Sean Fine of the Globe and Mail. The deadline for proposals is Friday August 27.