Please submit all entries through BNC. The early bird rate, available through Jan. 21 is $25. The fee increases by $10 for entries submitted Jan. 22-Feb. 20. No entries will be accepted after Feb. 20. 



BEST OF THE BEST
88. Best reporter. Open to all newspaper, online and magazine individual entrants. Submit five newspaper stories by one reporter that were published within the contest period. Judges will determine an all-around best reporter based on the reporter’s skills of information-gathering, writing style and clarity of reporting.
89. Best broadcast reporter. Open to all television, online and radio individual entrants. Submit five stories by one reporter aired within the contest period. Judges will determine an all-around best reporter based on reporter’s ability to gather information and report clearly.
90. Best photographer. Open to all newspaper, magazine, online and public relations photography entrants. Five images by one photographer that were published within the contest period. Judges will determine an all-around best photographer based on photographic skills of composition, technical expertise and overall excellence.