Best of Show

Will your staff claim the title “Best of Show” and leave Long Beach with a trophy?

Student media staffs attending the convention can enter general excellence categories specific to their medium and individual categories. All staffs may enter the website category.

Only delegations that include students are eligible. Entries are brought to the convention for on-site judging and winners are announced during the closing keynote on Sunday morning.

Newspaper staffs can enter two categories: One paper can be entered into the college format/frequency category and one in the special edition category.

Special edition newspapers include commemorative events, anniversaries, sports championships, retirements, installations of new college presidents and those that do multi-page reporting of a single story or related stories. Not eligible: Back-to-school and orientation week/welcome back editions.

Submit entries to the registration desk no later than 4 p.m. Friday, March 2.

The entry fee for this contest is $20 for ACP members and $30 for nonmembers.



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