Entries open for Mumbai Press Club’s Redink Awards

05 Feb,2019

By A Correspondent


The Mumbai Press Club invites entries for its National RedInk Awards for Excellence in Journalism 2019. The awards have been instituted to promote best practices among journalists and encourage good quality writing, fair play and high ethical standards. Entries must be submitted by March 31, 2019.


Entries in the form of articles or stories published in the print or digital medium and television stories broadcast during calendar year 2018 [Category 1-11] and photographs that had an impact [Category 12] published in the print or digital medium in 2018, are invited in the following categories of journalism:


Business & Economy; Crime; Environment; Health & Wellness; Human Rights; Lifestyle & Entertainment; Politics; Science & Innovation; Sports; Women’s Empowerment & Gender Equality; The Arts; The Big Picture (Photograph of the year).


Mumbai Press Club will also honour outstanding journalists in the following categories:

– The Journalist of the Year Award will be for a body of work (in any of the streams– print, digital or TV) in calendar year 2018 that created a lasting impact.

– Mumbai Star Reporter” Outstanding reporter working within Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) in any streams– print, digital or TV in calendar year 2018 whose story created a lasting impact.

– Lifetime Achievement Award is for a senior journalist who has contributed substantially, in the period of his/her career, to the growth and strengthening of the profession.


The winning entries in each category will be awarded a total cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh, a trophy and a citation.



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