Award
THE NATIONAL PRESS CLUB

Accepts entries starting
Entry Deadline July 31, 2015
Decision Date
Ceremony Date
Entry Fee (See Details)
Monetary or Material Award (See Details)

About the Award

The Society of American Business Editors and Writers honors the nation鈥檚 top young business journalist with this award named after one of its past presidents.

Notable Winners

2014
Mina Kimes, 28,
Bloomberg News

Jury

A team of five journalist/judges will determine the winner.

Monetary/Material Award Details

The winner will receive a $500 honorarium and an expenses-paid trip to Phoenix where the award will be presented on March 29, 2014, at the Best in Business awards ceremony at the culmination of the SABEW Spring Conference in Phoenix, Ariz.

Eligibility Requirements

Journalists 29 years old and younger during 2014 are eligible. A journalist who turned 30 during 2014 is eligible.

路 Freelancers are eligible but must meet all criteria.

Entry Fee Details

Required Material

路 Entrants should send a one-page resume and one letter of recommendation (1-2 pages) from a nominating supervisor.

路 Entrants must also include two professional references other than the nominating editor. Names (with title), e-mail and telephone number must be included with each reference.

路 Entrants must include five (5) published work samples or video packages from the period 2009 through 2013. They should represent a mix of long- and short-form journalism. Digital samples are allowed. The work should show sophistication and acumen in the covered topic.

路 Up to three (3) work samples may include a multiple or double byline credit. In the case of videos, it should include a tagline or signoff.

路 Up to five (5) supporting elements may be included with an entry. Supporting elements include text sidebars, videos, photos, multimedia pieces, etc.

路 Contest entries will be accepted in PDF and/or through permalinks from URLs

Entry Format

PLEASE EMAIL ENTRIES TO [email protected] WE WILL SEND A CONFIRMATION EMAIL.

Contact Information

Warren Watson

SABEW Executive Director

[email protected]

1-602-496-7862

or,

[email protected]

Entry Links

Entry URL
Further Information http://sabew.org/?s=Larry+Birger+Young+Business+Journalist+Award
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