There are 20 Award categories this year. Sixteen (16) categories are open to journalists to submit entries; three (3) categories are available for voting by the general public; and one (1) Special category for the GPU to award two individuals and or institutions for their outstanding contribution and support to journalists and media development. The Journalist of the year category is selected by the judges from the list of entrants whose work stands out most amongst the rest of the participants. Entries under categories opened to journalists can be submitted via the Submit Entry Link on our website. Method of voting for categories open to public voting (Television Station of the year, Radio Station of the year, Community/Rural radio station of the year) will be published in due course (by 1st August 2021).
Prizes: Winners shall receive a trophy, a certificate, and a cash prize.
Entries open: Tuesday 1st June 2021.
Entries close: Wednesday 30th June 2021, Midnight (GMT)