NAHJ 2018 Ñ Awards BA Snyder
Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 NAHJ Ñ Awards!
NAHJ will present six awards within the Print/Digital, Television, Photography and Radio categories.
General Award Categories:
Latino Issues – Print/Digital Journalism
Latino Issues – Radio/Online Audio Journalism
Latino Issues – TV/Online Video Journalism
Latino Issues – Photography
Latino Issues – Student Print/Online Journalism
Latino Issues – Student Broadcast Journalism
There will also be two Vanguard Awards – The Al Neuharth Award for Investigative Journalism and the NAHJ Elaine Rivera Civil Rights & Social Justice Award.
Al Neuharth Award for Investigative Journalism recognizes groundbreaking work by a journalist that uses investigative journalism in the role of being a community’s watchdog. NAHJ is partnering with the Gannett Foundation to honor the best in investigative journalism.
NAHJ Elaine Rivera Civil Rights & Social Justice Award recognizes excellence
in coverage of civil rights of Latino Americans and/or issues of social justice for Latinos. Elaine Rivera, was a former NAHJ board member and working journalist with a commitment to social justice.
All judges are journalism professionals in the medium being judged. Entries are evaluated by standards of excellence in journalism. Award winners will be announced and the awards will be presented during the luncheon at the NAHJ International Training Conference and Career Fair in Miami, Fl on Friday, July 20, 2018.
Entries are judged based on the quality of work submitted
Judges are professional journalists and change annually
Winners are individuals, not news organizations
Winners must be a member of NAHJ
Finalists will be notified in advance of the convention
Entrant need not be present to win
Travel to the awards banquet will not be covered
For other questions, email NAHJ Director of Next. Gen. Initiatives, Leslie-Anne Frank, email@example.com.