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  • Jan 30, 2017

    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 25, 2017

    Atlantic Canadian journalists are reminded that the absolute deadline for submissions to the 36th Atlantic Journalism Awards is midnight on Wednesday, February 1, 2017. Entries are welcomed for 28...

  • Jan 19, 2017

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards announces that Fortis Inc.; Oceanex; Roebothan, MacKay and Marshall; Cougar Helicopters; International Association of Business Communicators and Destination St....

  • Jan 18, 2017

    Atlantic Canadian journalists are reminded to submit their print, radio, television, online stories and images to the 36th Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs). Category descriptions, and other...

  • Jan 11, 2017

    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 5, 2017

    Atlantic Canadian journalists are reminded to submit their print, radio, television, online stories and images to the 36th Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs). Category descriptions and other...

  • Dec 1, 2016

    The online entry system for the Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) competition is now open and is accepting entries for news items from 2016. Many of the categories now allow online entries. To...

  • Sep 26, 2016

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) welcomes the public to join us to celebrate excellence in journalism from Atlantic Canada at this year's Atlantic Journalism Awards Gala Awards Reception in...

  • May 24, 2016

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards has announced that the AJAs gala awards show held in Halifax on May 7, 2016 is available for viewing on the AJAs website. Viewers can watch the show by going to...

  • May 7, 2016

    A celebration of excellence in Atlantic Canadian journalism was held tonight during the 35th Atlantic Journalism Awards, at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. The gold and silver awards were...

  • May 6, 2016

    Members of the media are invited to attend a public forum presented by the Atlantic Journalism Awards, featuring Egyptian-Canadian award-winning journalist and author Mohamed Fahmy. Following the...

  • May 6, 2016

    Egyptian-Canadian award-winning journalist and author Mohamed Fahmy will be featured in a public forum at 2 PM on May 7, 2016 at CBC TV, 1840 Bell Road, Halifax, NS, presented by the Atlantic...

  • Apr 22, 2016

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is proud to announce that Norma Lee MacLeod of CBC Nova Scotia is this year's recipient of the AJAs Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is presented to an...

  • Apr 14, 2016

    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 12, 2016

    All entries for the 2015 AJAs competition are available for the general public to view, hear or read online at www.ajas.ca (top of home page). Support your local or favourite journalist by sharing...

  • Apr 11, 2016

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (www.AJAs.ca) is pleased to announce that CWA/SCA Canada has joined with the AJAs and other partners to recognize and honour journalistic excellence in Atlantic...

  • Mar 31, 2016

    Egyptian-Canadian award-winning journalist and author Mohamed Fahmy, will be the guest speaker at the Atlantic Journalism Awards gala dinner and awards show. The event will be held on Saturday...

  • Mar 29, 2016

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is pleased to announce the finalists in the 2015 competition. The finalists' names are listed in alphabetical order by first name. The awards will be...

  • Mar 10, 2016

    Janique Leblanc, anchor « Le Téléjournal Acadie », Radio-Canada's Atlantic Television News hour and Michael de Adder, freelance cartoonist, will be the Masters of Ceremonies for the Atlantic...

  • Jan 25, 2016

    Journalists in Atlantic Canada have one week remaining to enter their best 2015 stories and images in the Atlantic Journalism Awards competition. The online entry system closes at midnight next...

  • 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...

  • Apr 10, 2012

    The 2011 AJAs (Atlantic Journalism Awards) finalists have been announced. To view the 2011 finalists visit: http://ajasonline.org/finalists2011. Finalists are competing to win the gold and silver...

  • Mar 29, 2012

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is pleased to announce the finalists in the 2011 competition. The finalists' names are listed in alphabetical order by first name in 28 separate categories....

  • Mar 19, 2012

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is presenting a Symposium on Journalism Education in Atlantic Canada on May 4-5, 2012 at the Delta Fredericton. The Symposium will consist of presentations, panels...

  • Mar 13, 2012

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is pleased to announce that CBC TV's national reporter, Ian Hanomansing, will be the guest speaker at this year's Atlantic Journalism Awards. The 31st AJAs...

  • Feb 17, 2012

    Robert Warner, Editor-in-Chief of Brunswick News, Saint John, New Brunswick, and CBC Moncton Information Morning Host Jonna Brewer will be the Masters of Ceremonies for the Atlantic Journalism...

  • Jan 27, 2012

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards announces the final call for Atlantic Canadian journalists to submit their best of 2011 print, radio, television and online news entries to the 31st Atlantic...

  • Jan 18, 2012

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is accepting nominations for its Lifetime Achievement Award. This single annual award will be presented to an individual who has demonstrated a lifetime of...

  • Jan 12, 2012

    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...

  • Jan 4, 2012

    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...

  • Dec 12, 2011

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards has opened its online entry system for news items to be entered in the 2011 juried competition. To enter the newspaper, radio, television, magazine and online...

  • Dec 6, 2011

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards is asking journalists in the region to post the AJAs poster in their newsrooms. The poster can be downloaded and printed from the www.AJAs.ca homepage. It lists the...

  • Nov 4, 2011

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards has announced several new categories for their 2011 news year competition. The new radio categories include, BREAKING NEWS RADIO, BEST INFORMATION NEWS RADIO...

  • May 8, 2011

    A celebration of excellence in Atlantic Canadian journalism was hosted tonight at the 30th Atlantic Journalism Awards, at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. Awards were presented in 30...

  • Apr 28, 2011

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is pleased to announce that The Globe and Mail's Editor-in-chief John Stackhouse, will be the guest speaker at this year's Atlantic Journalism Awards. The...

  • Apr 26, 2011

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs), in conjunction with CNW Group, has announced a series of professional development workshops for journalists and others to be held during the day on Saturday,...

  • Apr 15, 2011

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs), in conjunction with CNW Group, has announced a series of professional development workshops for journalists and others to be held during the day on Saturday,...

  • Apr 11, 2011

    The 2010 AJAs (Atlantic Journalism Awards) finalists have been announced. To view the 2010 finalists visit: http://ajasonline.org/finalists2010. Finalists are competing to win the gold and silver...

  • Apr 4, 2011

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is pleased to announce the finalists in the 2010 competition. The finalists' names are listed in alphabetical order by first name in 29 separate categories....

  • Mar 22, 2011

    Amy Smith, CBC Television News Halifax and NTV News Fred Hutton will be the Masters of Ceremonies for the Atlantic Journalism Awards 30th gala event. Amy Smith, broadcast journalist with CBC...

  • Mar 1, 2011

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards 30th annual dinner and gala awards event is approaching. Tickets are now available to be purchased through the AJAs website: www.ajas.ca Atlantic Canadian...

  • Mar 1, 2011
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  • Jan 26, 2011

    This is the final call for Atlantic Canadian journalists to submit their best of 2010 newspaper, magazine, radio, television and online entries to the 30th Atlantic Journalism Awards. All entries...

  • Jan 24, 2011

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

  • Jan 21, 2011

    Atlantic Canadian journalists are reminded to submit their print, radio, television and online stories and images to the 30th Atlantic Journalism Awards. Entries are required to have been...

  • Jan 17, 2011

    Atlantic Canadian journalists are reminded to submit their print, radio, television, online stories and images to the 30th Atlantic Journalism Awards. Entry forms, regulations, category...

  • Jan 10, 2011

    The Atlantic Journalism awards has released their Call For Entries poster, which provides information about the AJAs entry deadline, the new online entry system and the date for the awards event....

  • Jan 5, 2011

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards has announced the introduction of their new online entry system for 2010 news and photography items. All AJAs entries including print, radio, television, photography...

  • Oct 28, 2010

    The deadline for entering the 2010 Atlantic Journalism Awards has been set for Monday, January 31, 2011. Entries will be accepted from journalists and news organizations in all media, including...

  • Oct 19, 2010

    The Atlantic Journalism Awards has announced an adjustment to the criteria for entering TV items to the AJAs annual competition. The changes are effective for the 2010 news year and were formed...

  • Jul 27, 2010

    Kevin Ward, Atlantic Bureau Chief of The Canadian Press in Halifax, is the new Chair of the Atlantic Journalism Awards Board of Directors. He replaces Peter Haggert who is now working outside the...

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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