Press Club of New Orleans 2023 Excellence in Journalism Awards Competition

Press Club of New Orleans 2023 Excellence in Journalism Awards Competition

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The Press Club of New Orleans is now accepting submissions for the 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards. All entries must have been published, broadcast or posted on the Internet between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2022. ALL ENTRIES MUST BE UPLOADED TO THE BNC WEBSITE BY 10 P.M. FRIDAY, AUGUST 4, 2023. The competition is open to Press Club members who are working within the New Orleans DMA and involved in professional or collegiate journalism or public relations.

Read or download Rules and Guidelines here

Click to enter the Excellence in Journalism Awards


All entrants must be Press Club of New Orleans members to submit nominations for the annual Excellence in Journalism competition. Anyone submitting an entry must be a member by our deadline for entries, which is August 4 at 10 p.m., or your entries will be disqualified. If you have not already signed up or renewed your membership, you can still become a member by completing the online process. To access our membership page, click here.


Submissions are $25 per entry. Payment for awards submissions can be made online at the BNC website. When you are done submitting your entries, click on “Manage Entries” and in the upper right corner; click “Calculate Entry Fee.” This will give you the total amount you owe for submissions. You may submit your payment through PayPal.


For questions about competition rules or eligibility, please email Or, call Doug Mouton at 985-789-0311. We will respond as quickly as possible. Winners will be announced at our annual meeting, which will be held online at a date to be announced. Best wishes and good luck!

Press Club of New Orleans
Board of Directors