Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award entry deadline

Early-career photojournalists looking to gain national exposure are invited to apply for the Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award. Established in honour of acclaimed photojournalist Tom Hanson, the annual award provides a unique opportunity to cover breaking news, major sports and key cultural events in Toronto for six weeks for The Canadian Press. The competition is open […]

CJF J-Talk: The Challenge of Making News Pay

How are Canadian newspaper publishers working to create a sustainable business model while maintaining high quality journalism? The Canadian Journalism Foundation explores the current challenges and opportunities in today’s media landscape with three of Canada’s top newspaper executives during its upcoming J-Talk in Toronto on February 3. Publishers Phillip Crawley of The Globe and Mail […]

Canadian Journalism Foundation annual awards competition deadline

To celebrate the exceptional work of journalists and news organizations across the country and to provide professional growth opportunities for emerging journalistic talent, The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) is now accepting entries for its 2021 awards and fellowships program. The deadline for all submissions is February 19. More info about these awards can be found here.

Beyond Police Say: Exploring the media’s reliance on official accounts

Participating in the discussion will be Karen Attiah, columnist with The Washington Post, Wendy Gillis, crime and police reporter for the Toronto Star, and Adrian Harewood, host of CBC News Ottawa at 6. The event is part of the CJF's J-Talks Live program that explores pressing journalistic issues. The discussion will be hosted by Anna Maria Tremonti. To register […]

Climate-solutions journalism forum

In advance of COP26, the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow later this month, the Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) is holding a free webcast Special Event on the importance of climate-solutions journalism. This Special event webcast takes place on Tuesday, October 26 at 1 p.m. ET, five days before the opening of the UN conference. Participating in the panel discussion are: Mike De Souza, […]

J-Talks Live explores how newspaper columnists respond to hateful targeting

Recent hateful targeting of journalists – predominantly women of colour – has sparked condemnation by community and political leaders. But for columnists, who share their opinions for a living, this isn't a new issue. While the digital age has brought unprecedented access to information, our society has also seen a proliferation of online harassment, especially […]

An inside look into award-winning Globe and Mail investigations

On November 30, the Canadian Journalism Foundation welcomes award-winning Globe and Mail journalists Tom Cardoso, Grant Robertson, and Chen Wang for an inside look into how they pitch and research in-depth stories, the challenges they face, and the resulting impact of their work. Together, they join David McKie, Deputy Managing Editor, Canada’s National Observer, in conversation. To attend the discussion, please click here […]


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