Nominations Invited for AJAs Lifetime Achievement Award

HALIFAX, Jan. 23, 2013 /CNW/ - 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 nominated up to the closing date of Monday, February 4, 2013.

Nominations for this award can be submitted by any interested person. A letter highlighting why the individual should be honoured, accompanied by other supporting material, should be included. The award will be presented at a gala dinner and awards show on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at the Marriott Harbourfront Hotel in Halifax, NS.

Complete details of the Lifetime Achievement Award entry rules and regulations can be found at www.ajasonline.org or www.AJAs.ca (click category definitions) or by calling (902) 402-4494. For daily updates, follow the AJAs on Twitter and join its Facebook group.


For further information:

Jessica Wilson
Project Coordinator
Atlantic Journalism Awards
(902) 402-4494


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 the AJAs office (Email) office@AJAs.ca