Entries for the 2024 contest will be accepted starting May 1

The entry site will open on May 1, 2024. The deadline for submissions is August 1, 2024. We will announce the winners in November at https://sjawards.aaas.org.

We have been recognizing excellence in science journalism since 1945. Thanks to a doubling of our endowment by The Kavli Foundation in 2015, we accept entries from journalists worldwide in all categories.

If you have questions about an existing entry, please contact us at sja@aaas.org.

Do explore our website to learn about the prize-winning work of our award recipients and the history of the awards program, which encourages better public understanding of science and its impact through rigorous, informed reporting and writing. The media landscape may change, but our commitment to outstanding science writing remains the same. Follow us on Twitter @AAASKavli.