The Canadian Hillman Prize honours excellence in journalism in service of the common good.

The call for entries for the 2017 Hillman Prize is now open.

According to the Prize website, “the Canadian Hillman Prize honours excellence in journalism in service of the common good.” The winner receives $5,000.

Last year’s winners include the Globe and Mail and  CBC, both for their coverage of missing and murdered Indigenous women.

To learn more about this award, visit the Canadian Hillman Prize website.

H.G. Watson was J-Source's managing editor from 2015 to 2018. She is a journalist based in Toronto. You can learn more about her at hgwatson.com.