Finalists

 The Livingston Awards honor the best reporting and storytelling by young journalists.

The finalist selections were chosen from more than 500 entries for work released in 2020.

Excellence in Local Reporting

Lakeidra Chavis
The Trace in partnership with The Chicago Sun-Times
Jessica Contrera
The Washington Post
Courtney Crowder
The Des Moines Register
Andrew Ford
Asbury Park Press in partnership with ProPublica
Eileen Grench
The City (NY, NY), with support from Report for America
Samantha Hogan
The Maine Monitor and ProPublica, with support from Report for America
Rachel Holiday Smith
The City (NY, NY)
Lizzie Johnson
The San Francisco Chronicle
Soumya Karlamangla
Los Angeles Times
Nichole Manna
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Jessica Miller
The Salt Lake Tribune
Thad Moore
The Post and Courier (Charleston, S.C.)
Agnel Philip
The Maine Monitor and ProPublica
Bridget Read
New York Magazine
Eric Sandy
Cleveland Scene
Will Welch
The City (NY, NY)

Excellence in National Reporting

Kenzi Abou-Sabe
NBC News Investigative Unit
Hamed Aleaziz
BuzzFeed News
Bethany Barnes
Tampa Bay Times
Sydney Brownstone
KNKX Public Radio and The Seattle Times
Chabeli Carrazana
The 19th
Elizabeth Dias
The New York Times
Katie Engelhart
The California Sunday Magazine
Alissa Escarce
Documented, Latino USA and Type Investigations
Scott Greenstone
KNKX Public Radio and The Seattle Times
Eli Hager
The Marshall Project in partnership with The Atlantic
Ellen Huet
Bloomberg News
Will James
KNKX Public Radio and The Seattle Times
Daniel Lombroso
The Atlantic
Elaine McMillion Sheldon
The Marshall Project in partnership with Frontline and America ReFramed on WORLD Channel
Alysia Santo
The Marshall Project in partnership with Frontline and America ReFramed on WORLD Channel
Mazin Sidahmed
Documented, Latino USA and Type Investigations
Max Siegelbaum
Documented, Latino USA and Type Investigations
Roman Stubbs
The Washington Post
Shawn Wen
Bloomberg News
Sarah Zhang
The Atlantic

Excellence in International Reporting

Joshua Baker
Frontline
Maddy Crowell
Virginia Quarterly Review
Caitlin Dickerson
The New York Times
Ruby Gaviola
San Diego Union-Tribune
Claire Harbage
NPR in partnership with the John Alexander Project
Isayen Herrera Gutiérrez
The New York Times
Kat Lonsdorf
NPR in partnership with the John Alexander Project
Timothy McLaughlin
The Atlantic
Kate Morrissey
San Diego Union-Tribune
Lauryn Schroeder
San Diego Union-Tribune
Julie Turkewitz
The New York Times
J. Weston Phippen
Politico

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ENTRIES FOR WORK PUBLISHED IN 2021 WILL OPEN IN NOVEMBER.