2014 Better Weekly Newspaper Contest

Better Weekly Newspaper Contest Winners Announced! Click Here to download the final winners list, view photos of the winners and the awards presentation, and read the First Place winning entries.

The random list of winners from the 2014 Better Weekly Newspaper Contest is now available. Click here to download the random list. Information about the awards presentation being held Friday, July 24 is available here.

The 2014 Better Weekly Newspaper Contest is now closed. The contest deadline was Friday, February 20, 2015 February 27, 2015. The contest is open to all Florida Press Association monthly, semi-monthly, weekly, semi-weekly, and tri-weekly newspaper members, active and affiliates, in good standing, and whose 2015 dues are current by date of contest entry. Entries must have been published between Jan. 1, 2014 and Dec. 31, 2014.

Download the list of contest categories and descriptions.

Entries to the 2014 Florida Press Association Better Weekly Newspaper Contest will be submitted using the online contest platform at www.betternewspapercontest.com. This will require you to save and prepare your entries for submission in a digital format. For more information about file requirements click here.

Attention! All entering newspapers are required to submit a new Circulation Verification form each year. This is to ensure all newspapers are placed in the correct circulation division for judging purposes. Failure to submit this form by Feb. 27, 2015 will result in the disqualification of your entries. Submit Circulation Verification Form Now.

The judging of the 2014 contest will be completed by out-of-state industry executives. All judging will be handled out-of-state. The FPA Better Weekly Newspaper Contest winners will be announced at an awards presentation at the 2015 Annual Convention, held July 23-24 at the Westin Lake Mary.

Submit Entries Now

Questions? Contact Devon Dunkle at ddunkle@flpress.com.

Contest Rules & General Information
Category Descriptions
Online Entry Instructions
Contest FAQ (includes file preparation info)
Method of Payment Form
Circulation Verification Form

Event Date: 

Friday, February 27, 2015 (All day)