Young journalists are invited to submit their entries for the Goff Penny Awards

Let your talented young staffers know that entries are now open for the 2014 Goff Penny Memorial Prizes for Young Journalists. This annual awards program is open to daily newspaper journalists between the ages of 20-25 working for CNA-member daily newspapers. Young freelance journalists and student interns whose work has been published in a CNA-member newspaper are also eligible to enter.

Competition winners are awarded cash prizes of $1,500 in two circulation categories, fewer than 25,000 and 25,000 and over. Prizes will be awarded at the Newspapers Canada conference in Toronto on May 22, 2015.

All entries for this year’s Goff Penny Awards must be received by Friday, February 13, 2015.

For more information and entry forms, visit