2022 Battle Born Journalism Awards

THE SUBMISSION PERIOD FOR THE 2022 BATTLE BORN JOURNALISM AWARDS HAS BEEN EXTENDED. THE NEW ENTRY DEADLINE IS MAY 22, 2022.


For more than 50 years, Society of Professional Journalists, Las Vegas has represented Southern Nevada’s journalists.

Our nonprofit organization forges connections and comradery between journalism organizations, with a focus on expanding our members’ knowledge. In 2021, we expanded our mission by recognizing outstanding reporters and newsrooms across the entire state in the inaugural Battle Born Journalism Awards. 

We’re proud to continue that tradition with the second annual Battle Born Journalism Awards.

The 2022 contest is open to professional and student journalists statewide. Eligible work must have been published between January 1 and December 31, 2021.

How to Enter:

1. For complete rules and categories, go here. Please read carefully before submitting. 

2. Entries can be submitted via Google Form here.

3. Professional entries cost $15 per entry, and student entries cost $10 each. Please make contest payments here.

Entries will be judged by journalist volunteers chosen by Greater Cincinnati SPJ. Entry deadline is 11:59 p.m PST, May 22, 2022.

Got questions? Contact us or email battlebornjournalism@gmail.com.