UPDATE: The application deadline has been extended to July 13, 2012.

The Jack Webster Foundation, which recognizes excellence in B.C. journalism, has launched its 2012 awards to recognize achievements in B.C. broadcast, print and multimedia journalism. Categories include:

Multimedia

Commentator of the year

News (one each for print, radio and TV)

Feature (print, radio and TV)

Science, technology, health and environment

Legal journalism

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Community

Business, industry and economics

Chinese language

 

Submissions must have been aired or published between Jun 1, 2011 and May 31, 2012. Deadline for entries is June 30, 2012.

More details about the awards and application process can be found here and here.

 

 

Angelina King is a freelance journalist who works as a reporter for CTV News Channel in Toronto. She previously reported for CTV in her hometown of Saskatoon and is a graduate of Ryerson University's journalism program. Angelina has a special interest in court and justice reporting, but is always grateful to share a human interest story. You can reach her at: @angelinakCTV.