Jan. 27 - Deadline to apply for Mark of Excellence Awards
Annually, the Society of Professional Journalists presents the Mark of Excellence Awards honoring the best in student journalism.
Entries are first judged at the regional level. First place regional winners advance to the national competition. National winners will be honored during the 2010 SPJ Convention & National Journalism Conference, October 3-6 in Las Vegas.
The contest is open to anyone enrolled in a U.S. college or university and studying for an academic degree in 2009. Entries must have been published or broadcast during the 2009 calendar year.
All entrants must complete the online entry form.