Goff Penny Memorial Prizes for Young Journalists competition now open

Do you have talented young reporters writing for your daily newspaper? Help spread the word and encourage them to enter their work for the 27th Annual Hon. Edward Goff Penny Memorial Prizes for Young Canadian Journalists.

The Goff Penny Awards competition provides $1000 cash prizes to early-career journalists (full-time staff, interns or freelancers) writing for News Media Canada-member daily newspapers. Entrants must be between the ages of 20 to 25 as of July 31, 2018, to participate in this competition. English and French entries are welcome and prizes will be awarded in two circulation classes.

We will be accepting entries until Friday, July 20, 2018.

For more information, please click here.

If you have any questions, please contact Maryanne Cousins, awards coordinator, at: goffpenny@newsmediacanada.ca.