Google announces finalists for Data Journalism Award
by Curtis Lee Fulton
Google Europe has announced 73 finalists for its Data Journalism Award. The search giant says it will give away almost $20,000 to nine winners at the GEN News Summit in Paris this July 19th through July 21st. Eight winners will be picked by a jury presided by former Wall Street Journal editor-in-chief and Pro-Publica founder Paul Steiger. The public can chose a “Public Choice Award” by visiting datajournalismawards.org and voting for a data application or visualization.
Last year’s awards were at the News World Summit in Paris: