The MacMillan Center Journalism Award

Yale MacMillan Center



Foltz Journalism Award

The Journalism Award is named for William J. Foltz, H. J. Heinz Professor Emeritus of African Studies and Political Science, and a former Director of the MacMillan Center.

Rules and Guidelines

The contest is open to Yale University students. It carries a cash award of $300.

Articles entered must relate to some aspect of international affairs, area studies, or foreign relations. The story must treat the subject with originality, be well-written, and help the audience gain greater knowledge and understanding of international issues.

Articles must have appeared in a Yale publication, or any other publication between June 2014 and April 2015, and may cover any lectures, conferences, or other activities held on the Yale campus, or events elsewhere.

Entries must be submitted to Marilyn Wilkes, The MacMillan Center, Luce Hall. Include one copy of the article to be considered, and a completed entry form. Only one entry per student. Students are responsible for the delivery of their submissions to the Center office to meet the deadline of May 8, 2015, at 4:00 p.m