Two Days Left for AJAs Lifetime Achievement Nominations

HALIFAX, Jan. 30, 2017 /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 midnight on Wednesday, February 1, 2017.

Throughout the years, this award has provided a special opportunity for the Atlantic journalistic community to honour a member who has contributed value to the industry.

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 reception and awards show on Saturday, May 6, 2017, at the new St. John's Convention Centre.

Complete details of the all award categories, including the Lifetime Achievement Award entry rules, regulations and the digital entry system can be found at www.ajasonline.org.


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For further information: Bill Skerrett, Executive Director, Atlantic Journalism Awards, (902) 478-6026, office@AJAs.ca, www.AJAs.ca


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