Len Coates Memorial Award

Eric Mark Do is a third-year journalism student studying at Ryerson University. His achievements have led to him winning the Len Coates Memorial Award, given to the “most promising journalism student,” as well as the Donner Canadian Foundation Howard Intrator Memorial Scholarship “for outstanding business writing.”

Eric currently reports for J-Source and has held the roles of acting associate editor and students’ lounge editor for the Canadian journalism news site. He also manages social media for Ryerson University TV News, JHR Ryerson and the Toronto chapter of the Canadian Association of Journalists. Eric previously co-directed and reported for RUtv News.

His work has appeared in PBS MediaShift, the Tyee, the Eyeopener, Ryerson Free Press,  the Bluffs Monitor and MyTownCrier.