Hannah Yoon named Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award winner

The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) and The Canadian Press have selected Hannah Yoon as the winner of the 2014 Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award. Yoon, a student in her final year at Loyalist College and a freelance photojournalist whose work has appeared in the Kitchener-Waterloo Record, will be joining The Canadian Press for a six-week internship this summer.

Yoon will be presented with the award at the 17th Annual CJF Awards Gala on June 4, 2014 at The Fairmont Royal York in Toronto

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The annual award was established in 2009 in honour of Canadian Press photographer Tom Hanson; it is open to any Canadian photojournalist who has been in the business less than five years.