Updated 4 Dec: Entries now open – National newspapers and their journalists can enter The Press Awards 2012 at www.pressawards.org.uk
Nov 27: Registration opens for The Press Awards For 2012
National newspapers and their journalists can register for The Press Awards that will celebrate the best of British national newspaper journalism in 2012. The Press Awards which will culminate with a glittering gala dinner at the Lancaster London Hotel, Lancaster Gate, on Thursday 7 March, 2013, are organised on behalf of the industry by the Society of Editors. Proceeds will help to fund the Society of Editors’ campaigning for press freedom and the Journalists’ Charity.
The awards include categories for Photographer of the Year and Sports Photographer of the Year
Full details of how to register in advance here: www.pressawards.org.uk
Staff and freelance journalists can submit entries so long as their work has appeared in a British national newspaper or on its related digital platforms during 2012. It is recommended that entrants should start to collect PDFs of their work now ready for submission online from 4 December.
The closing date for entries is Friday 4 January 2013. Only articles published between December 15 and December 31 may be submitted by agreement up to January 10. Any other late entries will be surcharged. A shortlist will be announced in February