2018 Call for Entries!

The Press Club of Atlantic City is now calling for entries for the 2018 National Headliner Awards. The competition is open to all material appearing in publications distributed, websites or broadcast in the United States from Jan. 1, 2017 to Dec. 31, 2017. All entries must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018.



Founded in 1934 by the Press Club of Atlantic City, the National Headliner Awards program is one of the oldest and largest annual contests recognizing journalistic merit in the communications industry.

The first National Headliner Awards were presented in 1935.  Since then, more than 2,000 Headliner medallions have been presented to outstanding writers, photographers, daily newspapers, magazines, graphic artists, radio and television stations and networks, and news syndicates.

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