19 January 2015
IAPA EXTENDS DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES FOR 2015 EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARDS
The new deadline is midnight on January 23, 2015 and there will be no further extension.
Due to the very high number of entries received and the great interest shown in participating IAPA has decided to extend to January 23 the deadline for receipt of entries in the 2015 Excellence in Journalism Awards contest. The new deadline is midnight on January 23, 2015 and there will be no further extension. The 13 awards categories are: inter-American relations; human rights; news coverage; features; in-depth reporting; photography; cartoons; infographics; opinion; the newspaper in education, reporting on the environment, best multimedia coverage and best online news coverage. In addition the IAPA awards its Grand Prize for Press Freedom to a person or organization showing significant achievements on behalf of the cause of freedom of the press. The call for entries and contest rules may be obtained from the IAPAs Web site, www.sipiapa.org/awards. It is not necessary to be an IAPA member to participate. Direct access: http://www.sipiapa.org/prem