SMEDIAS 2020 –PRE-REGISTER

As 2020 marches on, the opening date for applications for the 2020 Smedia awards is rapidly approaching! If you’re in any way immersed in the world of student media, whether it is through journalism, radio,...

Smedias 2020 – Entry Guidelines

The 20th annual National Student Media Awards are coming! Marking the best in student film, photography, journalism and design, The Smedias have been a consistent platform for students over the last 19 years up...
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Smedias 2020: Full List Of Categories

The 2020 National Smedia Awards are fast approaching! For the 20th year in a row, we’re celebrating the best that students have to offer in journalism, photography, film, TV, radio and more. This year’s awards...

SFI Award for Science Education Writer of the Year

APPLICATIONS FOR THIS CATEGORY ARE OPEN FROM MARCH 2nd 2020 The Science Foundation of Ireland Award For Science Writer Of The Year will be awarded to any student who was written and published an article, in an...

Journalist Of The Year – National Media

APPLICATIONS FOR THIS CATEGORY ARE OPEN FROM MARCH 2nd 2020 This award is open to students who have managed to get their work published in the national media during the academic year. Submit between one and thr...
RSA Award For Journalism On Road Safety

RSA Award For Journalism On Road Safety

APPLICATIONS FOR THIS CATEGORY ARE OPEN FROM MARCH 2nd 2020  Awarded to any form of media, be it written, published or broadcast on television, radio, internet or otherwise; highlighting the issue of Road Safe...
Short Story Of The Year

Short Story Of The Year

APPLICATIONS FOR THIS CATEGORY ARE OPEN FROM MARCH 2nd 2020 Awarded to the most original, well-written work of short fiction. Applications can include published or unpublished material. Every applicant is howe...
Sports Writer Of The Year

Sports Writer Of The Year

APPLICATIONS FOR THIS CATEGORY ARE OPEN FROM MARCH 2nd 2020  Awarded to the journalist producing the most consistently high quality sports writing over the course of the year. Submit three articles published in...
Colour Writer Of The Year

Colour Writer Of The Year

APPLICATIONS FOR THIS CATEGORY ARE OPEN FROM MARCH 2nd 2020 This is awarded to the finest writer of features with a particularly satirical slant and distinctly humourous tone. Imagination and wit are key. Submi...
Layout And Design Of The Year Smedia

Layout And Design Of The Year

Applications are open from March 2nd 2020 Open to any publication produced in student media, awarded for innovative and intelligent creativity in design and layout. Submit three issues (except in cases where th...