The Competition will be held in 3 media and 9 categories. In addition the PRIX EUROPA Lifetime Achievement Award will be awarded to the European Journalist of the Year.

Please read our Regulations for in-depth information.


TV FICTION: TV dramas with a complete storyline & episodes from TV fiction mini-series.

TV DOCUMENTARY: Television documentaries up to 90 minutes.

TV CURRENT AFFAIRS: Research programmes focusing on investigative journalism.

TV IRIS: Programmes that deal with the culturally diverse character of European societies.

RADIO FICTION: Single radio drama programmes & episodes from series.

RADIO DOCUMENTARY: Single radio documentaries & episodes from series.

RADIO CURRENT AFFAIRS: Research programmes focusing investigative journalism.

RADIO MUSIC: This category stands for innovation of programmes about music.

DIGITAL MEDIA: Online Media Projects, Digital Audio Projects and Rising Stars Projects.