The Bayeux-Calvados Award for War Correspondents is organised by the borough of Bayeux.
It aims to pay tribute to journalists and war correspondents from all over the world who work in often perilous conditions to provide unrestricted, democratic information. It rewards a report on a conflict situation, or its consequences for civilian populations, or on a news item concerning the defence of individual freedoms and democracy.
In the Written Press, Radio, Photo, Television, Grand Format Television, Web Journalism and Young reporter categories: each Candidate may only present one Report per category.
Each report (press article, radio, television, or photo report) must have been produced between 1st June 2015 and 31 May 2016.
Six distinct prizes will be awarded for an amount of €7,000 each, one prize per category: Written Press, Television, Radio, Photo, Grand Format Television and Web Journalism.