Ma Murray 2020 – Call for entries
The Ma Murray Awards are an opportunity to recognize the achievements of the association’s 95 member newspapers in British Columbia and Yukon. Dedicated to celebrating excellence amongst our member newspapers, we have been hosting the Ma Murray Awards for almost a century! This year’s Awards Gala will again include the five new DIGITAL award categories, plus the new New Journalist of the Year Award, along with 38 other categories, covering all aspects of the newspaper industry, including reporting, photography, advertising, community contribution, and more.
If you need help using the contest site, download this step-by-step guide.
For reference, you can also download hard copies of all the 2020 contest forms below.
- Official Entry / Payment Form
- Newspaper Excellence Criteria and Entry Form
- Newspaper Excellence Circulation Categories Chart
- Criteria and Entry Forms for all other categories
We hope that all of our member papers will join us at the River Rock Casino Resort on Saturday, April 25, 2020 to celebrate the finalists!
As always, the top three finalists in each category will be offered a complimentary ticket to attend the Gala, as well as a free night’s stay at the River Rock for the event night, courtesy of the BCYCNA and our generous event sponsors. (Please note that if it is a team entry, only ONE free ticket and ONE free hotel night is offered).
We still have sponsorship opportunities open for the 2020 Ma Murray Awards, giving businesses the chance to network in a room of 300 of the province’s top media professionals, and much more.
For information about sponsorship opportunities, contact Kerry Slater at firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-248-4207.
When & Where
The 2020 awards will be presented at a Gala event at the River Rock Casino Resort on Saturday, April 25, 2020. The River Rock has become a BCYCNA favourite and we are always delighted to bring our celebration there.
Thank you to our confirmed sponsors!
Huge thanks to our confirmed presenting sponsors Black Press Media, Catalyst-A Paper Excellence Company, Coast Capital Savings, Glacier Media and KPU. We’d also like to extend our thanks to confirmed award sponsors Aberdeen Publishing, BC Care Providers Association, Concord Pacific, FortisBC, HUB International, Ledcor, Novex Delivery Solutions, River Rock Casino Resort, Trans Mountain, and Vancouver Fraser Port Authority.
We have many more sponsors still confirming, but if any BCYCNA members know of organizations who would benefit from a partnership with our association, please let us know!
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