year's Better Weekly
Newspaper Contest! Awards were presented during the FPA/FSNE Annual
September 16, 2016 at The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota. The final list of
winners, video awards presentation, and links to all
of the First Place winning entries are now available online. Visit:
The random list of winners is now available. Click here to download the list.
The 2015 Better Weekly Newspaper Contest is open and accepting entries. The contest deadline is Monday, February 29, 2016.
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 2016 dues are current by date of contest entry. Entries must have been published between Jan. 1, 2015 and Dec. 31, 2015.
Download the list of contest categories and descriptions.
Entries to the 2015 Florida Press Association Better Weekly Newspaper Contest will once again 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. 29, 2016 will result in the disqualification of your entries. Submit Circulation Verification Form Now.
The judging of the 2015 contest will be completed by out-of-state industry executives. The FPA Better Weekly Newspaper Contest winners will be announced at an awards presentation during the 2016 FPA-FSNE-SNPA Annual Convention being held September 14-16 at The Ritz-Carlton in Sarasota.
Contest Rules & General Information
Online Entry Instructions
Contest FAQ(includes file preparation info)
Method of Payment Form
Circulation Verification Form
Questions? Contact Devon Dunkle at firstname.lastname@example.org.