Entry Deadline For Women in Local News Awards 2022

The deadline to enter the second Behind Local News Women In Local News Awards, launched as part of celebrations for International Women’s Day, is on Monday.

The awards, which first took place last year, have been set up with support from publishers and trade organisations including the News Media Association, to celebrate the impact women have had in local newsrooms over the last 12 months.

The awards include a range of categories not normally seen at journalism awards, with nominations open for both self-nomination and nomination by colleagues.

The deadline for entries is now April 25. Submitted work must be dated between 1 January 2021 and 8 March 2022, International Women’s Day. Work can be entered here