HALIFAX, Jan. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - The Atlantic Journalism Awards is seeking nominations for its Lifetime Achievement Award. Any individual who has demonstrated a career of journalistic excellence in Atlantic Canada may be nominated up to the closing date of Monday, February 1, 2016.
Throughout the years, this award has provided a special opportunity for the Atlantic journalistic community to honour a longtime member who has contributed value to the industry.
Nominations for this award can be submitted by any interested person. A letter highlighting why the individual should be honoured, accompanied by other supporting material should be included. The award will be presented at a gala dinner and awards show on Saturday, May 7, 2016, at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel.
Complete details of the all award categories, including the Lifetime Achievement Award entry rules, regulations and the digital entry system can be found at www.ajasonline.org. Past entrants for the last two years' awards will be automatically re-entered for consideration in the Lifetime Achievement category.
SOURCE Atlantic Journalism Awards
For further information: Natalie Clifford, Associate Director, Atlantic Journalism Awards, (902) 240-4080, office@AJAs.ca, www.AJAs.ca