— Contest entries must have been published from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.— One category for all newspapers.— Maximum of up to three entries per newspaper. Each entry includes three articles.
This award will be given to a reporter who has worked as a professional journalist fewer than two years (full-time or the equivalent), and whose work best represents the energy and commitment that an exemplary journalist brings to the profession.
Publisher should submit in writing the date after July 1, 2016, that the reporter was hired.
Entries should consist of three unrelated stories.
FULL RULES: https://www.vtpress.org/vpa/about/awards
Each article/column/editorial within the entry should be a single PDF; the PDF can be the page(s) that the story appeared on in the print edition, or a print view of how the story appeared on your website.