The deadline to submit entries for the Tampa Bay Association of Black Journalists’ media awards contest is by midnight on Friday, Sept. 30.
The contest, which honors the best local media coverage of people of color, is open to print, broadcast and online media professionals of all ethnicities.
Any individual or news organization in Citrus, Hernando, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk and Sarasota counties can enter materials published, broadcast or presented online between Jan. 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016. All entries must be submitted online
Award winners will be presented during TBABJ’s 2016 Griot Drum Awards & Scholarship Banquet to be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, at Tampa Marriott Westshore, 1001 N. Westshore Blvd., Tampa
Entry forms, rules and categories are posted on TBABJ’s website, www.tbabj.com.