World Association of News Publishers

3. Best in Editorial Content

3. Best in Editorial Content

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This award recognizes articles published in a newspaper’s regular section or in a special section, that demonstrate high standards of reporting and writing for exploring a topic or issue of significance.

3A. Newspaper Breaking News Article

3B. Newspaper Feature Article


  • “Newspaper breaking news article” (3A) honors entries that demonstrate excellence in covering a breaking news event under deadline pressure.
  • “Newspaper feature article” (3B) recognizes an article or a series of articles that display high reporting and writing skills for presenting and explaining an event, personality or topic of significance.
  • Only printed and circulated newspapers will be accepted.
  • Entries must have been published in 2015.

Submission Guidelines

  • Entries for (3A) & (3B) must be supported with a written submission of up to 400 words explaining in a clear and concise manner the entry’s context and specificity (topic covered, context, challenges, article’s main qualities)
  • The published page carrying the submitted entry should be sent in jpg or pdf format.
  • Each file size should not exceed 5mb. If the file size exceeds this requirement, the judges will not be able to open the fileand the entry/s will automatically be disqualified.


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Wilson Leong


2011-12-07 04:34