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Sep 09, 2019, 13:00 ET Finalists for 2019 Jack Webster Awards Announced

VANCOUVER, BC, Sept. 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Western Canada's preeminent journalism awards today announced the finalists in the 13 different categories for the 2019 Jack Webster Awards. The awards recognize...


Sep 03, 2019, 12:00 ET Introducing Scholarships for Indigenous Journalism Students in British Columbia - Submissions Now Being Accepted

VANCOUVER, Sept. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation is pleased to announce an addition to its Student Journalism Awards program with new, this year, Scholarships for Indigenous Journalism...


Aug 27, 2019, 12:00 ET Tickets are now on sale for the 2019 Jack Webster Awards

VANCOUVER, Aug. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Tickets are now on sale for the 2019 Jack Webster Awards, which recognize excellence in journalism in B.C. Winners will be announced at the awards dinner November...


May 22, 2019, 09:00 ET Call for Submissions for the 2019 Jack Webster Awards Now Open

VANCOUVER, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation is now accepting submissions for the 2019 Jack Webster Awards. The awards recognize excellence in journalism in BC and all BC-based...


Mar 14, 2019, 12:00 ET Jack Webster Foundation - 2019 Professional Development Fellowship Recipients Announced

VANCOUVER, March 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of the Jack Webster Foundation Professional Development Fellowships. They are Stephanie Ip,...


Oct 30, 2018, 01:00 ET 2018 Jack Webster Awards Winners Announced

VANCOUVER, Oct. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - Western Canada's preeminent journalism awards were presented this evening at the 2018 Jack Webster Awards, held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Vancouver B.C. The...


Sep 19, 2018, 12:00 ET Jack Webster Foundation Announces 2018 Bruce Hutchison Lifetime Achievement and Bill Good Award Recipients

VANCOUVER, Sept. 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Western Canada's preeminent journalism awards today announced that Clive Jackson is the 2018 Bruce Hutchison Lifetime Achievement Award recipient and Donna Logan is...


Sep 05, 2018, 12:00 ET Finalists for 2018 Jack Webster Awards announced

VANCOUVER, Sept. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Western Canada's preeminent journalism awards today announced the finalists in the 12 different categories for the 2018 Jack Webster Awards. The awards recognize...


Jul 09, 2018, 12:00 ET Last 5 days to Submit For a 2018 Jack Webster Award

Deadline is Midnight, July 13, 2018 and no Extensions will be Issued Vancouver, July 9, 2018 /CNW/ - There are only 5 days left to submit one's best journalistic work for a 2018 Jack Webster Award....


May 29, 2018, 12:00 ET Call For Submission for the 2018 Jack Webster Awards

VANCOUVER, May 29, 2018 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation is now accepting submissions for the 2018 Jack Webster Awards. The awards recognize excellence in journalism in BC and all BC-based...


Sep 11, 2017, 12:41 ET Dave Obee named 2017 Bill Good Award recipient

VANCOUVER, Sept. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation today announced that Dave Obee, Editor-in-Chief of the Times Colonist, will receive the 2017 Bill Good Award at the 31st Annual Jack...


Sep 07, 2017, 12:49 ET Finalists named for BC's Annual Journalism Awards

VANCOUVER, Sept. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - Finalists have been named for the 2017 Jack Webster Awards, with category winners to be announced at the 31st annual Jack Webster Awards dinner on October 12 at the...


Aug 24, 2017, 12:00 ET Kim Bolan named Lifetime Achievement Award recipient

VANCOUVER, Aug. 24, 2017 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation today announced that Kim Bolan, a veteran reporter for The Vancouver Sun, will receive the 2017 Bruce Hutchison Lifetime Achievement Award....


Sep 15, 2016, 17:31 ET Media Advisory - Rob Dykstra named 2016 Bill Good Award recipient

VANCOUVER, Sept. 15, 2016 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation today announced that Rob Dykstra, a 32-year member of the Langara College Journalism Program, will receive the 2016 Bill Good Award at...


Sep 07, 2016, 13:39 ET Finalists named for BC's Annual Journalism Awards

VANCOUVER, Sept. 7, 2016 /CNW/ - Finalists have been named for the 2016 Jack Webster Awards, with category winners to be announced at the 30th annual Jack Webster Awards dinner on October 20 at the...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:41 ET Shelley Fralic named Lifetime Achievement Award recipient

VANCOUVER, Aug. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation today announced that Shelley Fralic, a Vancouver Sun reporter, editor, manager and columnist, will receive the 2016 Bruce Hutchison...


Jul 11, 2016, 18:45 ET A reminder… Deadline for 2016 Jack Webster Awards is July 14 midnight

VANCOUVER, July 11, 2016 /CNW/ - Your work could be the best in BC. Enter now to win a 'Webster", the preeminent journalism award in BC. Eligible BC print, online and broadcast journalists may enter...


Apr 07, 2016, 13:09 ET Media Advisory - Annual Law and the Media Seminar

VANCOUVER, April 7, 2016 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation and the Law Society of British Columbia present: Annual Law and the Media Seminar Wednesday, April 27, 2016 for members of the BC...


Mar 21, 2016, 15:26 ET Jack Webster Foundation - Journalism Fellowships Announced

VANCOUVER, March 21, 2016 /CNW/ - Jack Webster Foundation Co-Chairs Scott Macrae and Ernest Yee today announced $8500 in funding for 2016 recipients of the JWF Professional Development Fellowships....


Oct 22, 2015, 15:46 ET Don Cayo named inaugural Bill Good Award recipient

VANCOUVER, Oct. 22, 2015 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation today announced that The Vancouver Sun columnist Don Cayo will receive the inaugural Bill Good Award at the 29th Annual Jack Webster...


Sep 09, 2015, 16:00 ET Gary Mason named Lifetime Achievement Award recipient as 2015 Webster Finalists announced

VANCOUVER, Sept. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation today announced that Globe and Mail columnist Gary Mason will receive the 2015 Bruce Hutchison Lifetime Achievement Award at the 29th...


Jul 06, 2015, 14:52 ET Media Advisory - A reminder… Deadline for 2015 Jack Webster Awards extended to July 13

VANCOUVER, July 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Your work could be the best in BC. Enter now to win a 'Webster", the preeminent journalism award in BC. Eligible BC print and broadcast journalists may enter in the...


Jun 03, 2015, 15:46 ET Media Advisory - 2015 Jack Webster Awards launched

VANCOUVER, June 3, 2015 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation, today, launched the 2015 Jack Webster Awards to recognize excellence in BC print, broadcast and online journalism. "For the 29th year, the ...


Mar 27, 2015, 16:45 ET Jack Webster Foundation - Journalism Fellowships Announced

VANCOUVER, March 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Jack Webster Foundation Co-Chairs Joanna Piros and Ernest Yee today announced $15,000 in funding for 2015 recipients of the JWF Professional Development Fellowships. ...


Feb 05, 2015, 15:35 ET Media Advisory - Professional development fellowships - Call for applications

Deadline: February 27, 2015 VANCOUVER, Feb. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation has issued its Call for applications for BC journalists seeking professional development opportunities. 1. JWF...