Best in Indiana Journalism Awards

Recognizing the most outstanding work of the year in Indiana print, broadcast and online journalism. The contest, sponsored by the Indiana Professional Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, includes dozens of contest categories in reporting, photography, videography, design and other skills. The Special Honors division recognizes outstanding dedication to journalistic principles, service to journalism and the professional and student journalists of the year.

• Both SPJ members and non-members are invited to participate.

• News organizations are encouraged to submit work on behalf of their staffs, but individuals are also welcome to enter their work.

• Low per-entry fee of $20 for professionals and $15 for students.

How the Awards Work

Our award entry system is comprised of the following steps:

  1. Provide information about your entry
  2. Upload your entry file(s) and other materials
  3. Confirm your entry information is correct
  4. Provide payment information
  5. Your entry is now ready for judging!

These steps may be completed at any time. Once you have completed the first step, you may return at any time to edit, upload files, and complete your entry. Once the entry is completed and confirmed, no changes can be made.


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