ASBPE is now accepting entries for the 2009 print Azbee Awards of Excellence! Go to http://www.asbpe.org/
to enter the awards online and to download this year’s entry brochure, which includes information, instructions, and a Tip Sheet. All entries are due January 30.
No extensions will be given.
Highlights from this year’s competition:
Print and Digital award programs separated. ASBPE has elected to separate out its Digital Awards of Excellence into its own program and event. Subsequently, a second call for entries will go out in the spring for our new Digital Azbees. The Digital Azbee winners for these categories will be announced during ASBPE’s new Digital Conference in November.
Enter online and save! This year, online entry is available for editorial and design categories. Entering online is easy and fast. Plus, online entries in most categories receive a discounted rate.
New categories for 2009! New editorial categories are “Most Improved” and “Humorous/Fun/Human Interest Department.” Also new this year is a special section for custom publications with two categories: “General Excellence, Magazine;” and “General Excellence, Newsletter.”
New award for high-impact journalism. This year ASBPE will present its inaugural “Journalism That Matters Award,” which will recognize a journalist whose work brought about change within his or her particular industry. Nomination forms are included in the entry packet.
2009 Young Leaders Scholarship. ASBPE will once again recognize rising stars in B2B with the Young Leaders Scholarship. Winners receive free admission and accommodations for the 2009 ASBPE Editorial Conference in Washington, D.C.
Information on all of these programs and entry forms for the Journalism That Matters and Young Leaders awards are included in the entry packet PDF at http://www.asbpe.org/
Winners of the 2009 Azbee Awards will announced at regional conferences in early summer and at the National Editorial Conference on July 16 in Washington, D.C.
Don’t miss out! Enter today!