The 2nd annual Cyber Journalism Award recognizes excellence in reporting on cyber security across all journalistic categories.
Professional journalists and student authors are encouraged to submit. The winner will be honored at the 15th annual CSAW conference on Thursday, November 8, 2018.
This competition is a joint project of the NYU Tandon School of Engineering and the NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.
This competition uses Submittable as our submission platform. Please click on the Submit button to access this system and to review the official competition rules, guidelines and prizes. Entrants who have never used Submittable will be requested to make an account.
July 30, 2018: Submission Phase Opens
September 9, 2018, 11:59 a.m. ET: Submission Phase Closes September 13, 2018, 11:59 a.m. ET: Submission Phase Extended Deadline
By October 6, 2018: Winner announced
CSAW'18 Cyber Journalism Award Winner
Published April 19, 2018 in Fortune magazine
Jen Wieczner is a senior writer at Fortune and co-founding editor of The Ledger, covering the intersection of finance and technology. Her recent writing includes an award-winning investigation into Paul Singer's activist hedge fund Elliott Management; a cover story on the Bitcoin bubble; and profiles of controversial business titans—from billionaire Steve Cohen to Mylan CEO Heather Bresch to former HP chief Meg Whitman. She has also been published in The Wall Street Journal, Time, Fast Company, The Atlantic, New York and Glamour. Born in Boston, Jen earned a bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. @jenwieczner
Cyber Journalism Award Judges
Meredith Broussard | Assistant Professor, NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
Ramesh Karri | Professor, NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Charles Seife | Professor, NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute