The Ontario Newspaper Awards would like to thank all who have applied this year for Student Journalist of the year.

Check in for updates as we will be announcing all nominees in March.


This award is open to anyone enrolled in a journalism program in Ontario for an article or series published in a campus, community or daily newspaper or on a related website.

At the time of publication, the applicant should still be enrolled in school.

Entries must be approved by a Journalism professor of the institution with their name written clearly on the submission cover letter.

Group or team submissions are not permitted in this category.

DEADLINE: Friday, February 13, 2015

For questions about the application process see our HOW TO ENTER page. You can also email questions to Rosie Grover at

Congratulations again to the 2014 Student Journalist of the Year:

Lauren LiBetti, Multimedia Journalist
Toronto, ON

Submissions for Student Journalist of the Year Award now closed