HALIFAX, April 19, 2017 /CNW/ - All entries for the 2016 AJAs competition are available for the general public to view, hear or read online at www.ajas.ca (click on the yellow button on the homepage). Support your local or favourite journalist by sharing a link to their entry on social media.
Journalists from all over Atlantic Canada submit their best work from the past year, to be judged and recognized by the Atlantic Journalism Awards. Three finalists are chosen in each of the 27 categories, with one lifetime achievement winner selected. Gold awards for the winning entry are presented at the annual Atlantic Journalism Awards Gala. All finalists were announced on March 27, 2017.
The Atlantic Journalism Awards is in its 36th year of honouring journalistic excellence in Atlantic Canada through a juried competition in 28 categories including newspapers, magazines, radio, television and online journalism. The presentation of the AJAs awards will be made during a gala reception and awards event at the St. John's (NL) Convention Centre on Saturday, May 6, 2017. For tickets go to www.AJAs.ca and click on tickets.
SOURCE Atlantic Journalism Awards
For further information: Natalie Clifford, Associate Director, AJAs, 902-240-4080, @atlanticjawards