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  • Jan 19, 2016

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is seeking nominations for its Lifetime Achievement Award. Any individual who has demonstrated a career of journalistic excellence in Atlantic Canada may be...

  • Jan 6, 2016

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is inviting journalists in Atlantic Canada to enter their best stories and images from the 2015 news year in the AJAs' 35th juried competition. Online entries are...

  • Dec 1, 2015

    The online entry system for the Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) competition is now open and is accepting entries for news items from 2015. Many of the categories now allow online entries. To...

  • Nov 24, 2015

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) has announced the addition of a new category, the Best Community Newspaper News Story. The award will honour Atlantic Canadian community newspapers and their...

  • Nov 18, 2015

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is pleased to announce that Glenn Deir, former CBC reporter/producer in St. John's NL is the new Chair of the AJAs Board of Directors. Glenn's journalism experience...

  • May 27, 2015

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards has announced that the AJAs gala awards show held in Halifax on May 9, 2015 is available for screening on the AJAs website. Viewers can access the site by going to...

  • May 9, 2015

    A celebration of excellence in Atlantic Canadian journalism was held tonight during the 34th Atlantic Journalism Awards, at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. The gold and silver awards were...

  • Apr 22, 2015

    Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is pleased to announce this year's student award winners. Each year independent panels of judges, armed with various selection criteria, review submissions from...

  • Apr 21, 2015

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is proud to announce that William R. Callahan is this year's recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is presented to an individual who has...

  • Apr 16, 2015

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (www.AJAs.ca) is pleased to announce that CN (TSX:CNR) (NYSE:CNI) has joined with the AJAs and other partners to recognize and honour journalistic excellence in...

  • Apr 7, 2015

    Michel Cormier, Executive Director News and Current Affairs, French Services at Radio-Canada, will be the guest speaker at the Atlantic Journalism Awards gala dinner and awards show. The event...

  • Mar 31, 2015

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is pleased to announce the finalists in the 2014 competition. The finalists' names are listed in alphabetical order by first name. The awards will be...

  • Mar 17, 2015

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (www.AJAs.ca) is pleased to announce that Marine Atlantic (www.marine-atlantic.ca) has joined with the AJAs and other partners to recognize and honour journalistic...

  • Mar 10, 2015

    Patrick Brethour, Editor-in-Chief for Brunswick News and Preston Mulligan, journalist and host in Halifax for CBC will be the Masters of Ceremonies for the Atlantic Journalism Awards. This year's...

  • Mar 3, 2015

    ICI Radio-Canada Acadie has joined the Atlantic Journalism Awards as a Media Partner. The Atlantic Journalism Awards enters its 34th year of celebrating the region's best journalism. ICI...

  • Feb 4, 2015

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards announced today that Stirling Communications International which owns and operates NTV- Canada's Superstation (www.ntv.ca), CHOZ FM (www.ozfm.com) and The...

  • Jan 26, 2015

    Atlantic Canadian journalists are reminded that the absolute deadline for submissions to the 34th Atlantic Journalism Awards is Monday, February 2, 2015. Entries are welcomed for 29 different...

  • Jan 22, 2015

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards has announced that Newzulu Canada (www.newzulu.ca) has joined the AJAs as a Media Partner. Newzulu has a global community of 150k citizen and professional...

  • Jan 20, 2015

    Atlantic Canadian journalists are reminded to submit their print, radio, television, online stories and images to the 34th Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs). Category descriptions, and other...

  • Jan 13, 2015

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is seeking nominations for its Lifetime Achievement Award. Any individual who has demonstrated a career of journalistic excellence in Atlantic Canada may be...

  • Jan 6, 2015

    Stirling Communication International and Newzulu lend support for the Atlantic region's primary journalism competition. Atlantic Journalism Awards enters its 34th year of celebrating the region's...

  • Dec 1, 2014

    The online entry system for the Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) competition is now open and accepting entries for news items from 2014. Many of the categories now accept online only entries. To...

  • Oct 28, 2014

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is encouraging journalists in the region to save their best stories and images for this year's AJAs competition. The AJAs online entry system will open for entries...

  • May 10, 2014

    A celebration of excellence in Atlantic Canadian journalism was held tonight during the 33rd Atlantic Journalism Awards, at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. The gold and silver awards were...

  • Apr 22, 2014

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is proud to announce that Christine Morris is this year's recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated a...

  • Apr 14, 2014

    Adrienne Arsenault, Correspondent with the CBC's The National, will be the guest speaker at the Atlantic Journalism Awards gala dinner and awards show. The event will be held on Saturday evening...

  • Apr 2, 2014

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is pleased to announce the finalists in the 2013 competition. The finalists' names are listed in alphabetical order by first name in 27 separate categories....

  • Mar 17, 2014

    Ron Kronstein, Senior Anchor of the Global Evening News for Halifax and New Brunswick, and Janique LeBlanc, Anchor for Le Téléjournal Acadie, Radio-Canada's Atlantic Television News hour, will...

  • Jan 27, 2014

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards announces the final call for Atlantic Canadian journalists to submit their best of 2013 print, radio, television and online news entries to the 33rd Atlantic...

  • Jan 23, 2014

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is seeking nominations for its Lifetime Achievement Award. Any individual who has demonstrated a career of journalistic excellence in Atlantic Canada may be...

  • Jan 20, 2014

    Atlantic Canadian journalists are reminded to submit their print, radio, television, online stories and images to the 33rd Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs). Category descriptions, and other...

  • Dec 18, 2013

    The online entry system for the Atlantic Journalism Awards competition is now open and accepting entries for news items from 2013.. To enter in the newspaper, radio, television, magazine and...

  • Oct 21, 2013

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is encouraging journalists in the region to save their "best stories" for this year's AJAs competition. The AJAs online entry system will open for entries on...

  • May 11, 2013

    A celebration of excellence in Atlantic Canadian journalism was held tonight during the 32nd Atlantic Journalism Awards, at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. The gold and silver awards were...

  • Apr 29, 2013

    The 2012 AJAs (Atlantic Journalism Awards) finalists have been announced. To view the 2012 finalists visit: http://ajasonline.org/finalists2012 or www.AJAs.ca and the drop down menu to...

  • Apr 23, 2013

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is proud to announce that Harry Bruce is this year's recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated a...

  • Apr 9, 2013

    Tom Murphy, host of CBC News Nova Scotia and the Chronicle Herald's Eva Hoare will be the Masters of Ceremonies for the Atlantic Journalism Awards. This year's 32nd Atlantic Journalism Awards gala...

  • Apr 4, 2013

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is pleased to announce the finalists in the 2012 competition. The finalists' names are listed in alphabetical order by first name in 26 separate categories....

  • Mar 27, 2013

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is pleased to announce that Global TV's anchor/executive editor, Dawna Friesen, will be the guest speaker at this year's Atlantic Journalism Awards. The 32nd...

  • Mar 20, 2013

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards has announced a near record number of entries for the 2012 news year competition. Close to 400 entries were received in the 28 print, radio, TV and on line news...

  • Jan 28, 2013

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards announces the final call for Atlantic Canadian journalists to submit their best of 2012 print, radio, television and online news entries to the 32nd Atlantic...

  • Jan 23, 2013

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is seeking nominations for its Lifetime Achievement Award. Any individual who has demonstrated a career of journalistic excellence in Atlantic Canada may be...

  • Jan 18, 2013

    Atlantic Canadian journalists are reminded to submit their print, radio, television, online stories and images to the 32nd Atlantic Journalism Awards. Entry forms, regulations, category...

  • Dec 19, 2012

    The online entry system for the Atlantic Journalism Awards competition is now open and accepting entries. To enter items in the newspaper, radio, television, magazine and online categories either...

  • Dec 12, 2012

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is asking journalists and news editors in the region to post the AJAs poster in their newsrooms. The 1 page can be downloaded and printed from the www.AJAs.ca...

  • Oct 11, 2012

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is encouraging journalists to save their 2012 stories and images for entry into the AJAs competition. The on line entry system for submissions will open on December...

  • Jun 11, 2012

    A video of the entire Atlantic Journalism Awards presentation event, on May 5, 2012 at the Delta Fredericton, can now be viewed online at www.AJAs.ca. As well, a slideshow of people and...

  • May 5, 2012

    A celebration of excellence in Atlantic Canadian journalism was hosted tonight at the 31st Atlantic Journalism Awards, at the Delta Fredericton. Awards were presented in 28 categories. The gold...

  • Apr 30, 2012

    Both a symposium on journalism education in Atlantic Canada and the 31st Atlantic Journalism Awards will be held this Saturday, May 5, at the Delta Fredericton. Journalists and news managers from...

  • Apr 17, 2012

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards has announced that Ivor Shapiro will be the keynote speaker at the AJAs/CNW Symposium on Journalism Education in Atlantic Canada. The Symposium will take place...

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The Atlantic Journalism Awards has been a continuous annual celebration of journalistic excellence and achievement in Atlantic Canada since 1981. It is now managed by a volunteer industry board of directors representing print and broadcast news organizations. Contact Bill Skerrett at the AJAs office: (Tel) 902-425-2727; (Email) office@AJAs.ca