ENTRIES SOUGHT FOR HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS MEDIA AWARDS
The Highlands and Islands Media Awards are now officially open for entries. Our panel of judges are waiting to review the leading stories, features and pictures from 2019 and decide who should win the coveted titles.
Deadline for entries is 5p.m. Friday 29 November, 2019.
All entries must have been published/broadcast between December 2018 and 29 November 2019.
Winners will be announced at the Highlands and Islands Press Ball and Media Awards, to be held on Friday, 7 February 2020 at the Kingsmills Hotel, Inverness.
Please note, being shortlisted for an award does not guarantee attendance at the Press Ball, although every effort will be made to accommodate finalists.
Finalists will be advised as early as possible. However, given the demand for seats at the ball, we would advise early booking to secure your spot.
We would prefer that you enter electronically using www.wetransfer.com, emailing entries to firstname.lastname@example.org
1. Visit into www.wetransfer.com
2. Add your files
3. Add you email address and any message
4. Email to email@example.com
The file size limit is 2gb. You can send more than one message if needed.
However, if this is a problem, please send hard copies of your entry or entries to:
Chairman of the Judging Panel
Highlands and Islands Media Awards
8 Raasay Road, Inverness IV2 3LR.
In particular, we appreciate that entrants for Community Newspaper /Newspaper of the Year/ and Photographer of the Year may find it easier to send hard copies of entries.
If there are any problems with emailing larger files please get in touch.
The categories are open to all writers, online and print, broadcasters and photographers working in the Highlands and Islands.
ALL ENTRIES SHOULD BE PRESENTED IN A NEAT AND TIDY MANNER AND
ALL SCANS/FILES CLEARLY LEGIBLE. MISSING SECTIONS OF TEXT OR
ILLEGIBILITY WILL, UNFORTUNATELY, DISQUALIFY ENTRIES.
Please DO NOT enter the same articles/features in separate sections i.e. Young Journalist and Feature Writer of the Year. Please submit a separate portfolio for the
category of your choice.