Westpac Excellence in Financial Journalism

2017 WESTPAC FINANCIAL JOURNALISM AWARDS NOW OPEN!

This award encourages a broader media coverage on financial media reporting and rewards excellence for journalistic endeavour and professionalism.

The winning journalist will receive $10,000 and have their name inscribed on the Honour board permanently displayed at the National Press Club.

Category winners will receive $1,000 and a certificate.

The awards are open to employed and freelance media professionals, or writing and production teams, who report on; business and company news, policy analysis and regulatory issues, personal and consumer finance, global and Australian financial markets and/or technology business issues in the 2016/17 calendar year.

AWARD SUBMISSION CRITERIA AND GUIDELINES

Award submissions must be received by Wednesday 01 November 2017.

Five hard-copies of each submission including five copies of any videotapes, audiotapes of press clips accompanied by a brief written statement back-grounding the submission and a current CV of the applicant should be posted to:

The Awards Coordinator
National Press Club of Australia
PO BOX 6184
Kingston  ACT  2600 

or delivered to:

National Press Club of Australia
16 National Circuit
Barton ACT 2600


WESTPAC FINANCIAL JOURNALISM AWARD WINNERS

2012Peter RyanABC News
2012Johnathan BarrettThe Australian Financial Review
2016Adele Ferguson, Sarah Danckert & Klaus ToftFour Corners / Fairfax