DEADLINE EXTENDED: Enter 2016 RNA Awards by Monday, Feb. 8
Monday, February 1, 2016
21 categories | $10k+ in prizes | Awards for all media types
Sometimes deadlines need to be broken. The RNA staff heard your pleas, and we've extended the entry deadline for the 2016 RNA Awards for Religion Reporting Excellence through Monday, Feb. 8.
This year, RNA will award more than $10,000 among 21 contests for newspapers, broadcast media, online media, magazines, student reporters and book authors.
NEW IN 2016: Two photography categories have been added to the lineup this year — single religion image and religion galleries.
- Television news magazine
- Television local news
- Television national network/cable news
- Radio or podcast
- Small newspapers—weekday circ. 50,000 or less (Cassels Award)
- Mid-size newspapers—weekday circ. between 50,001–150,000 (Cornell Award)
- Metropolitan newspapers—weekday circ. between 150,001–300,000
- Large newspapers & wire services—weekday circ. 300,001+
- Feature writing (Supple Award)
- Enterprise, series and serials (Renner Award)
- News analysis
- Short video
- Online religion sections (Schachern Award)
- Photography — single image (NEW!)
- Photography — galleries (NEW!)
- Magazine news reporting
- Magazine overall excellence
- Nonfiction book in religion
- Student religion reporting (Chandler Award deadline is May 2, 2016)
ENTRY, PRIZES & DEADLINES
Rules & entry form: RNA.org/contests
Prizes: 1st place $250 & citation, 2nd place $150 & citation, 3rd place $100 & citation
Deadline: Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
Questions: Contact Tiffany McCallen, 740-263-7875.