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Awards to Scoop-supported investigations

Over the years, SCOOP-supported investigations have won a number of awards, both on regional, national and international level. We are proud to present them here.

SCOOP also supports the Ukrainian annual award for best investigative journalism, given out at the Mezhyhirya Festival, Ukraine’s annual festival for investigative journalism, named after the fled president Yanukovych’s former residence.

Prestigious Prize to SCOOP’s Henrik Kaufholz

Danish journalists collected over 2000 euros to support Ukraine’s first annual award for investigative journalism. Henrik Kaufholz, one of SCOOP’s founding fathers, tonight (April 23, 2014) received the prestigious Carsten Nielsen Prize, awarded by the Danish Union of Journalists. Carsten Nielsen was the first president of the DUJ, and the prize is given to a […]

Award for SCOOP-Supported Journalist i Russia

Anna Tokareva, a participant of SCOOP Russia-2012, has won a prestigious award at the XIth “SeZaM” award evening. Anna won one of the main nominations for her TV-programme “Karelia.tochka”. It was recognized for “The best coverage of life in the regions” in 2013. Anna Tokareva shot 32 films about Karelia for this programme. One of them […]

SCOOP-supported Journalist Wins Prestigious Prizes in Croatia

Sergej Zupanic revealed how Croatia imported 11,677 tons of asbestos products, mostly from EU countries, even if both import and export of asbestos is banned in the EU. He also revealed how the control system was totally ineffective. During this year, the investigative Croatian journalist Sergej Zupanic has won two prestigious Croatian awards for his […]

SCOOP-supported Story Wins Artyom Borovik Award

Reporter Lina Zernova received the Artyom Borovik prize for investigative journalism, which is awarded annually in Moscow. The jury decided to give the award to Lina Zernova for her investigation “The Gulf of Finland: Who Will Solve the Mystery of the Cesium Anomaly?”. It was published on the web-site of the environmental NGO Bellona and in the Gorod magazine. […]

Story on Illegal Abortions Wins Second Prize

Armenian reporter Marianna Grigoryan won second prize at the Eastern European Journalism Awards on December 1 in Warsaw. The prize was awarded for Grigoryan’s story on the growing number of illegal home abortions in the country. The investigation was supported by SCOOP. Another SCOOP-supported story was among the finalists in the contest.  The investigation “Business […]

Another First Prize to SCOOP-Supported Reporter

A film created with SCOOP-2011 support won the 1st diploma in the category “Television Program” of the Northern Character Festival 2012. It is the third award of Svetlana Sinitsyna for her investigation “The Kaninsky Deadlock“. The film was supported by SCOOP in 2011 and devoted to the alcoholism problem of the Nenets from the Kaninsky […]