Victor Chang Media Award 2018

The Victor Chang Media Award is Australia's most prestigious award for excellence in reporting and raising awareness about heart disease.

The awards are open to all journalists in Australia. Entries can cover any aspect of heart disease, from research, treatment and prevention to the emotional, social or economic impacts of the condition.

Enquiries: or 02 9295 8794

Stories must have appeared in the media between 1 October 2017 and 30 September 2018

Closing date
Submissions must be received by 5pm Wednesday 14 November 2018

Judging Panel
Professor Bob Graham, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute
Jill Margo, Australian Financial Review
Angelos Frangopoulos, Australian News Channel
Louise Di Francesco, Corporate Communications Counsel

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Acknowledgement of Country

The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute acknowledges Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures; and to Elders past and present.

Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute - The Home of Heart Research for 30 Years