The First Lady of Ghana and Ambassador of ‘Merck More Than a Mother’ has announced the opening of the application period for the ‘Merck More Than a Mother’ Media recognition Awards for Ghana and the rest of Africa. The winners will be announced during the 6th edition of Merck Africa Asia Luminary, which will be conducted October 2019 in Accra, Ghana, co-chaired by Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation and Her Excellency First Lady of Ghana.

Applications are invited by media professionals to showcase their work to raise awareness about infertility prevention and breaking infertility stigma in Ghana and the rest of Africa. 

Who can apply: Journalists from print, online, radio and multimedia platforms.

How to apply: Entries can be submitted via email to

CategoryMultimediaPrint MediaOnline MediaRadio
Prize MoneyUSD 3000USD 1000USD 1000USD 1000

DEADLINE: June 30, 2019