Attention all students! Applications for the ‘Video Journalist of the Year’ award at this National Student Media Awards are now open.

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 original information and present it with imagination and style.

Last year’s winner of this award, Mairéad Cleary went on to work for The Irish Examiner and then became a news anchor Spin 1038.

Check out the category here for more information.

For our full list of Entry Guidelines see here.

We’re so excited to see some your submissions and best of luck at The National Student Media Awards 2021!