The Charlotte Area Association of Black Journalists News Excellence Awards honor outstanding media coverage of or by African Americans. In the past, we've seen outstanding submissions from dozens of entrants. This year we are expecting even greater participation!
The deadline is Monday, Nov. 30, 2015
Winners will be announced at the December Holiday Soiree.
All print, TV, radio and online news outlets (including blogs) are invited to submit in the following categories:
Photography prizes will be awarded in two categories: features and breaking news.
- Entries must be submitted by Nov. 30, 2015
- Entries may be submitted by the journalist or by the employer.
- Only works published or broadcast between Oct. 31, 2014 and Nov. 1, 2015 are eligible.
- Each entry must contain either an active URL linking to the work or an attached file of the work
- There is no limit on the number of submissions to each category, but each submission must be made separately and accompanied by a contest entry fee of $25.
- Photo entries must be shown in their original context.
- Submissions become the property of CAABJ and will not be returned.
- Each entry can only be submitted in one category.
*** With each submission include your name, email and telephone number, the outlet that ran/aired the piece, your title and a 2-3 sentence bio.***