The Canadian Association of Journalists announces award nominees

The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) has released its list of finalists for their 2019 CAJ Awards program - and News Media Canada members...

2020 CCNAwards postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic

In light of the coronavirus outbreak, News Media Canada has decided to postpone the 2020 Canadian Community Newspaper Awards (CCNAwards). We sincerely apologize for any...

Finalists announced for the 71st National Newspaper Awards

Geoffrey York and Melissa Tait of the Globe and Mail lead the way in nominations for the 2019 National Newspaper Awards, with three each. York,...

Town of Erin named most secretive municipal government in Canada

The Town of Erin, Ont., is the 2019 recipient of the Code of Silence Award for Outstanding Achievement in Government Secrecy in the category of...

Submit your outstanding 2019 investigative journalism highlighting the impact on the...

The Michener Awards are presented for journalism that makes a significant impact on the public good. Applications for the 2019 Michener Award are now open,...

Call for Entries: 29th Annual Hon. Edward Goff Penny Memorial Prizes...

Young reporters at News Media Canada member daily news media are invited to submit their best work from 2019 for consideration for the 29th...

Competition for Edward Goff Penny Memorial Prizes for Young Journalists to...

Mark your calendars: the competition for the 29th annual Hon. Edward Goff Penny Memorial Prizes for Young Journalists will be opening next week. This annual...

Canadian Journalism Foundation opens competition for excellence in journalism

The Canadian Journalism Foundation is now accepting submissions for the CJF Jackman Award for Excellence in Journalism, which honours an organization that embodies exemplary...

2020 World Press Photo Contests: now open for entries

The World Press Photo contests recognize and celebrate the best visual journalism produced over the last year. An independent jury selects the prize-winning photographs and...

Community newspapers are now able to enter the National Newspaper Awards

Did you know that community newspapers and other non-broadcast organizations that publish original content online most days are now able to enter their work...