Innovative Storytelling Award

The application for the Innovative Storytelling Award has closed. Please check back for the announcement of the 2018 winner.

The Innovative Storytelling Award recognizes digital journalism of the highest quality that re-invents the way stories are told to present a compelling audience experience. Judges will take into consideration the originality of the nominated presentation, and how re-imagined delivery vehicles enhanced the audience’s understanding of the underlying journalism.  It is open to any U.S. journalist or U.S. news organization. The award and a cash prize of $5,000 will be presented at the NPF Awards Dinner on Feb. 13, 2019. The winner will also present at an educational event to explain and share the innovation behind the work at a date determined by NPF and the award winner.