2018 - AJAs Deadline Near

HALIFAX, Jan. 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Atlantic Canadian journalists are reminded to submit their newspaper, magazine, radio, television, online stories and images to the 39th Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs).

The deadline for entries is midnight Friday, February 1, 2019, except for Hall of Fame nominations which is the end of February.  New categories include; Excellence in Digital Journalism – Breaking News/Daily and Excellence in Digital Journalism – Enterprise/Long Form.

Category descriptions, and other information can be found at www.AJAs.ca or by calling (902) 478-6026. The fully digital entry system is available at www.ajasonline.org, along with the regulations and judging guidelines.

Panels of judges from across Canada review the entries and select three finalists from each category. Finalists will be announced in early April and the gold and silver awards will be presented at a gala event and awards show on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel.

Our thanks to Cision for sponsoring this announcement.


SOURCE Atlantic Journalism Awards

For further information: Bill Skerrett, Executive Director, Atlantic Journalism Awards, 902-478-6026


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