About the award
For the most promising newspaper journalist in the first year of study.
Thomson Reuters has news bureaus around the world, including six in Canada. Roy Thomson acquired his first newspaper, the Timmins Press in Ontario, in 1934, before building up a newspaper empire, while Julius Reuter produced his first newssheet in 1849. Today, Thomson Reuters has international holdings in financial, legal, tax and accounting, scientific, health care, and media markets.
- Applicants must be enrolled in the first-year of the four-year program at the time of application;
- Have a minimum CGPA of 3.0 from first year;
- Students should submit a cover letter with their name, student number, CGPA and the name of the award they are applying for;
- Students should submit what they consider to be their best reporting piece from any of the first-year reporting classes.