The Paul Tobenkin Memorial Award Contest to Close March 5

The Paul Tobenkin Memorial Award honors New York Herald Tribune reporter and recognizes outstanding achievements in reporting on racial or religious hatred, intolerance or discrimination in the United States.

Reporters can enter themselves, or be nominated, by visiting

The deadline to enter is March 5.

The award was established at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in 1959 during the heart of the civil rights movement to honor Paul Tobenkin.