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Florida Society of News Editors Journalism Contest opens Jan. 7

The 2019 Florida Society of News Editors Journalism Contest will open on Monday, January 7, 2019. Get a head start and begin gathering your entries today! The contest will close at 11:59 pm on Monday, February 18, 2019.

The General Contest and Spanish-language Contest are open to FSNE member news organizations that have paid their dues for 2019. The Student Contest is open to all Florida student-led news media and individuals enrolled as full-time students whose work appeared in student-led news media.

Material submitted must have appeared in a daily newspaper in Florida, a Spanish-language paper (daily or weekly) in Florida, or a daily Florida news organization’s website during the 2018 calendar year and must have been the work of staff members of the newspaper or Florida-based staff members of a news organization.

Complete contest information including rules, categories, and entry instructions can be found on

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