All applications for this category are open from February 1st 2021
Awarded to the newspaper that sustains the highest quality of journalism, editorial standards, production values and overall professionalism despite budgetary and other limitations.
Submit three PDF issues of the newspaper published since February, 2020.
Covid-19: Please do not submit a physical a copy of your submission. Public health advice suggests that it is best to limit contacts due to Covid-19. This includes physical submissions for these awards. As a result of the pandemic the awards will be held over Zoom rather than our usual venue, The Aviva.
Rules for submission for online publications newspapers: Fill in the online application form and include the three issues you are submitting.
All entries for newspapers must come with a one page profile showing their resources and staff. It should state how many full time staff they have, how many of their staff are paid and if the paper is funded.
Ultimately however, it will be up to the judges on how much influence this will have. It does mean however, that we are working on making the process fairer.
For our full list of Entry Guidelines here.
Click here to apply online.
Closing date for application has been extended to March 18th 2021.
Please Note: Payments for this category must be submitted here.