Digest Touring Award
Outstanding journalism award offered every seven years by the
Digest magazine (a popular magazine with a wide circulation in the spinward sectors
of the Imperium, available on
plastic vellum or electronic media).
The recipient, who must be a professional journalist living and working
"behind the claw," is given
in the Traveller's Aid Society (worth one million credits); he or she
then expected to travel through the region during the tenure of the
and to submit a feature article about his or her latest journey once
thirteen weeks. The intent of the Digest with this award is to
understanding of the cultural diversity within the Imperium."
The previous winner of the award in 1114 is Silenia Stensen, a well
journalism professor from the Torri Institute on Trin (3235 Spinward Marches).
most recent recipient in 1121 is Teresa Halyani, a still
from Plankwell University on Rhylanor (2716 Spinward Marches).