Founded by Eve Pollard, Women in Journalism (WiJ) is a not for profit organisation that provides guidance and support for its members. They are from diverse social and ethnic backgrounds, at every stage of their careers, and work across all platforms around the UK and overseas.

Types of assistance offered by the organisation:


Target group: women journalists

Operates worldwide 

WiJ is proud to support the brightest new ideas with a £4,000 annual prize sponsored by Wiggin LLP, in memory of the Guardian’s late deputy editor, Georgina Henry, also a former Women in Journalism chair.
The prize is used to support an initiative by the applicant. Applicants can be can any age, working in either print or multimedia and the winner will also join the WiJ committee, and be an honorary Women in Journalism Fellow.