Welcome to the new Diamond Journalism Awards, which seek to honor journalism excellence in Arkansas (the Diamond State) and bordering media markets in West Tennessee, East Oklahoma, South Missouri, Northwest Mississippi and North Louisiana.
Sponsored by the Arkansas Pro Chapter, Society of Professional Journalists, the Diamond Journalism Awards will recognize outstanding journalism by professionals and students regardless of format.
Eligible work must have been published or broadcast between July 1, 2015, and June 30, 2016.
Entries may be submitted any time after July 5, 2016.
Entry deadline is 11 PM CDT, Aug. 5, 2016.
Enter online via the Better BNC Media Awards platform, https://betternewspapercontest.com/
For more info on rules, go here.
For contest categories, go here.