Public Notice Journalism contest deadline is Jan. 13

Jan. 13 is deadline for TN Public Notice Journalism Contest

The Tennessee Public Notice Journalism Contest is administered by Tennessee Press Association and recognizes journalists that use public notice, or the lack of, to raise awareness of its importance.

The annual award is given to a TPA member newspaper journalist, or team of journalists, for utilizing public notices to generate stories of interest or importance to readers.

A prize of $200 will be awarded to the winning journalist or divided among a team of winning journalists.

The contest period is Jan. 1, 2022 through Dec. 31, 2022. Entries must be received by Friday, Jan. 13. Entry details are available at or by contacting Robyn Gentile, TPA member services manager, at