New Mexico Press Women’s 2018 Communications Contest is now open to receive
entries. The contest is open to anyone working on a broad range of communications media – news and feature writing, editorials, headlines, editing and page design, photography and graphics, radio and television, web and social media, advertising, public relations, speeches, collegiate materials, and fiction and non-fiction books.
Work must have been published/presented during calendar year 2017.
Entry fees are $10 for the first entry and $5 for each succeeding entry for NMPW
members and $15 for the first entry and $10 for each succeeding entry for non-members.
Those entering hard-copy books are required to include an additional $15 to cover the cost of shipping books to judges.
Complete information for entering the just-about-all electronic 2018 competition on the
Communications Contest page of the NMPW web site – NewMexicoPressWomen.org – and also at the National Federation of Press Women web site. On both sites, click on competition/contest tab and find 2018 Communications Contest information and guidance on how to enter.
Entry deadlines are January 23 to take advantage of the early bird discount. All entries must be entered by February 6, 2018.
Winners will be notified in April so they may attend NMPW’s state conference in Santa
For more information contact 2018 Communications Contest chair Carolyn Carlson at