Deadline Extended! Nominate Your Superhero Editor for PRNDI's "Editor of the Year" Award

Mar 17, 2018

Note: PRNDI has received several requests to extend the deadline for nominations. We will continue to accept nominations through Friday, March 23.

Editors. They’re the unsung heroes of the newsroom. They can spend hours working with a reporter, shaping and guiding a story, helping elevate the piece to something exceptional...and all without a byline!  

PRNDI's "Editor of the Year" award is designed to recognize an individual who exemplifies the very best in story editing and newsroom leadership. Is there someone in your newsroom who regularly helps reporters improve copy, avoid errors, and approach stories more creatively? Is your editor a mentor and teacher who consistently pushes reporters to up their game? Let us know!

How to Nominate Someone 

Tell us why your editor should be PRNDI's 2018 Editor of the Year in 500 words or less. Email your nomination, along with links to 3 stories your nominee edited, to Please put “PRNDI 2018 Editor of the Year Nomination” in the subject line. Nominees must have held their current public media position for the past 12 months as of March 31, 2018. 

DEADLINE: Nominations are due by Friday, March 19 at 11:59 PM CST.