Call for Entries: 2020 Austen Riggs Erikson Prize for Excellence in Mental Health Media



CALL FOR ENTRIES: Submissions now being accepted for $3,000 Austen Riggs Erikson Prize for Excellence in Mental Health Media 

This prize recognizes a select group of media professionals, including journalists, writers, and others who create exemplary work that contributes to the public’s understanding of mental health issues. 

The prize carries an award of $3,000 and will be presented at an August event at the Austen Riggs Center where the honoree (or honorees) are recognized and invited to speak about their work. Attendance is welcome, but not required. 

The prize is juried by a committee of Riggs clinicians and Trustees who will consider the work of candidates nominated by their peers as well as unsolicited nominations. 

To learn more, review eligibility requirements, or apply, please visit: www.austenriggs.org/mediaprize.  

The deadline for submissions is March 15, 2020. 

Questions? Please contact Communications Officer Aaron M. Beatty at aaron.beatty@austenriggs.net or 413.931.5245. 

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