© Olivier Sarbil & James Jones, The Fight for Mosul, 2018 winners for broadcast.

Important Dates 2019

  • 11 July: Submissions Open
  • 2 September: Submissions Close
  • 3 October: Shortlist Announced
  • 24 October: Awards Ceremony

The 2019 Frontline Club Awards are now OPEN FOR ENTRIES. 

The Frontline Club Awards recognise emerging and established journalists who have shown integrity, courage and independence of spirit in their work.

Entrants are invited to submit work that has been published or broadcast between 1st September 2018 and 31st August 2019 in one of three categories: photojournalism, broadcast and print/online.

The closing date for entries is Monday 2 September 2019.




Confirmed judges for this year include:


Jon Lee Anderson, Staff Writer at The New Yorker

Jeremy Bowen, BBC Middle East editor

Patrick Cockburn, Middle East correspondent at The Independent

Yousra Elbagir, Foreign Affairs Correspondent for Channel 4 News

Carlotta Gall, Istanbul Bureau Chief for The New York Times

Tom Giles, Controller of Current Affairs, ITV

Santiago Lyon, Photojournalist and Director of Editorial Content at Adobe

Andrew Marshall, Special Correspondent for Reuters

Ramita Navai, Foreign Affairs Journalist, Documentary Producer and Author

Nicole Tung, Photographer


We delighted to include the Richard Beeston Bursaries for a sixth year as part of the awards ceremony.

This award of £6,000 is for an aspiring British or UK-based foreign correspondent to spend six weeks abroad, researching and reporting on a foreign news story, in association with The Times newspaper. A further award of £6,000 is available to a young journalist based in Israel, Lebanon or the Palestinian territories to undertake a six week fellowship on The Times foreign desk in London. Applicants should have at least two years journalistic experience, be under the age of thirty on the application closing date and have a professional command of English. For more information on how to apply for the bursary and past winners click here.