The following seven categories are open to MULTICULTURAL MEDIA ONLY.
The following seven categories are open to MULTICULTURAL MEDIA ONLY. Submissions for multicultural media categories must either be submitted in a language other than English, or demonstrate the submission caters to a specific multicultural community.
In these categories, submissions from public broadcasters like SBS and ABC will only be accepted in a language other than English.
The works nominated should have been developed in 2021/22.
- Best Text Report
Recognising excellence in text journalism. ("Text" in this instance can be defined as both print and online text.)
- Best Audio Report
Excellence in audio journalism for radio or digital platforms, including podcasts.
- Publication of the year
Outstanding contribution of a multicultural media publication in informing and engaging its audience.
- Best Audio/Visual Report
Excellence in broadcast and audio-visual storytelling, including video journalism for TV and digital platforms.
- Best use of Digital or Social Media
Outstanding use of digital production and multimedia storytelling, and/or social media.
- Young Journalist of the Year
Excellence and commitment to the fundamental principles of journalism (under 30 yrs of age).
- Lifetime Achievement Award
The pinnacle of journalistic achievement. (Exceeds 30 years of experience).
The following two categories are open to ALL MEDIA.
- Public Interest Award
Outstanding public interest journalism upholding the NSW Multicultural Principles.
- Alan Knight Student Award
The best piece of student journalism about cultural diversity, and/or multicultural affairs. Entry is open to secondary school, tertiary, TAFE and private college students in NSW.