Nadja Drost Wins Michael Kelly Award

A post from headlined “Nadja Drost Wins Michael Kelly Award for California Sunday Magazine Cover Story”:

Nadja Drost is the winner of the 18th annual Michael Kelly Award for her California Sunday Magazine cover story “When Can We Really Rest?,” in which she chronicles the dangerous journeys of migrants crossing the Darién Gap at the Colombia-Panama border on their way to the United States. She will be awarded a prize of $25,000.

The judges describe Drost as a “meticulous and kind reporter” whose exhaustive detail and poignant storytelling reflect both a serious commitment to the truth and deep empathy toward her subjects. Drost is a Pulitzer Prize–winning multimedia journalist with more than a decade of experience reporting from Latin America.