Smedias 2020 Categories

Short Form Video of the Year

Awarded to the best student who can show their imagination and creativity within a 60 second time limit. Submissions will be judged on their originality, creativity, and ability to keep the viewer engaged. ...

Film Documentary of the Year

Awarded to the best student documentary film that has reported on real life events. The film will be judged based it’s ability to inform and educate a wide audience while exhibiting the filmmaker’s imaginat...

Journalism Relating to Health

Awarded to the student producing the best journalism relating to health in any form of student media. Journalism plays a vital role in informing the public about health concerns and advice. That role is now...
video journalist of the year

Video Journalist of the Year

Awarded to the best student video journalist of the year reporting on news and current affairs. This can include campus, national and international news. Judges will be looking for an ability to dig out ori...

EPA Award For Journalism relating to The Environment

Awarded to any form of media, be it written, published or broadcast on television, radio, internet or otherwise; highlighting the issue of the environment. Please note that in the case of print entries you...

Journalist Of The Year – National Media

APPLICATIONS FOR THIS CATEGORY ARE OPEN FROM MARCH 1st 2021 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 ...

RSA Award for Journalism relating to Road Safety

APPLICATIONS FOR THIS CATEGORY ARE OPEN FROM MARCH 1st 2021  Awarded to any form of media, be it written, published or broadcast on television, radio, internet or otherwise; highlighting the issue ...