2016 Awards

Overview

2016 EWA National Awards for Education Reporting

The Education Writers Association’s National Awards for Education Reporting advance education journalism by recognizing the field’s very best efforts. The awards' goals are to:

  • Encourage and inspire more and better education journalism;
  • Underscore the importance of excellent coverage and storytelling as a cornerstone of democracy and education.

All media may participate in the awards. So whether your work appeared in print or online, on TV or the radio, or all of the above, we’re eager to recognize excellence on the education beat.

All entries must be uploaded by 11:59 p.m. (Pacific), December 15, 2016

SUBMIT YOUR ENTRIES

The Education Writers Association’s National Awards for Education Reporting advance education journalism by recognizing the field’s very best efforts. The awards’ goals are to:

  • Encourage and inspire more and better education journalism;
  • Underscore the importance of excellent coverage and storytelling as a cornerstone of democracy and education.

All media may participate in the awards. So whether your work appeared in print or online, on TV or the radio, or all of the above, we’re eager to recognize excellence on the education beat.

All entries must be uploaded by 11:59 p.m. (Pacific), December 15, 2016

SUBMIT YOUR ENTRIES

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2016 Award Categories

The Education Writers Association’s National Awards for Education Reporting advance education journalism by recognizing the field’s very best efforts. The goals of the awards are to:

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2016 Award Rules

Eligibility
All entries must have been published, posted or broadcast in an independent outlet for the first time in 2016 and/or the 2015–2016 school year, with one exception: Stories published or broadcast in 2015 that were recognized in last year’s EWA awards are ineligible for consideration in this year’s awards. Also, a majority of items in any one entry must have been published in 2016.

Awards

The 2016 Eddie Award

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The Education Writers Association is pleased to announce that it will administer the third annual Eddie Award, the journalism award from The Edwin Gould Foundation that recognizes the best work on the challenges low-income students face getting into and/or completing college.