HALIFAX, Jan. 12, 2012 /CNW/ - The entry deadline to submit stories and
photographs to the 31st Atlantic Journalism Awards annual competition
is midnight Tuesday, January 31, 2012. Entries are accepted through
the AJAs online entry system which can be found at www.AJAsonline.org or on the AJAs website www.AJAs.ca.
In addition to the two existing radio categories, Enterprise Reporting
and Feature Writing, this year there are 3 new radio categories.
Applicants will now be able to submit journalism entries into Breaking
News Radio, Best Information News Radio Program and Best Radio
Newscast. In total, there are 28 print, radio, television and online
news categories for the 2011 Atlantic Canada news year.
Judges from across Canada will select three finalists for each category
and the winners will be honoured at a gala dinner and awards event at
the Delta Fredericton on May 5, 2012.