2022 California Journalism Awards - Digital Division

Open - In-Depth Reporting ( Monthly Unique Visitors: 400,001 & over,Monthly Unique Visitors: 100,001-400,000,Monthly Unique Visitors: 100,000 & under) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: EdSource
    Entry Title: Gig by Gig At California Community Colleges
    Entry Credit: Thomas Peele, Daniel Willis, Andrew Reed, Zaidee Stavely, Rose Ciotta
    Judge Comment: Excellent well-rounded project featuring fine reporting; excellent overall presentation; effective use of data; smart use of photos, graphics and multimedia journalism; and superb use of notes to explain how EdSource did its reporting and conducted its data collection. Well done!
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The San Diego Union-Tribune
    Entry Title: ‘She was on top of the world’: The rise and fall of San Diego’s largest Ponzi schemer
    Entry Credit: Lori Weisberg, Greg Moran, Adriana Heldiz
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Capital & Main
    Entry Title: A Just and Legal Weed
    Entry Credit: Donnell Alexander
    Judge Comment: None
  • Competition Comment: All three finalists were excellent examples of in-depth reporting.