$3,000 award for print and web reporting on TB

A new prize that recognises reporting and commentary in print and on the web about tuberculosis and resistant strains of the disease in developing countries, has been announced at the world conference of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease by being held in Cape Town, South Africa.

The award, courtesy the Stop TB and Lilly MDR partnerships, carries a cash prize of $3,000 (approximately Rs 1.2 lakh). Entires may be subnmitted in English or Hindi (with an English translation). The winners will be announced at the next IUALTD conference in November 2008. Articles must be published between 1 March 2007 and 31 March 2008. The entry deadline is April 30, 2008.

Link via The Hindu

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