2008 MRE Journalism Contest deadline extended

MRE Extends Deadline for Best of 2007 Contest

Contest Entries Extended to May 15

The deadline for entries for the best print, photography, video, and on-line reporting on military affairs, homeland security, national defense, and veterans’ issues has been extended until May 15.

The contest covers work done in the calendar year 2007. Entry forms are available for download below.

Current members of MRE will receive one free entry. Additional entries will be $25 each. The non-member fee for one entry is $75, which includes a one-year membership to MRE. Additional entries are $25 each.

We are especially encouraging photographers, videographers, and on-line correspondents to participate in this year’s contest. Winners will be announced in September and awards presented at the MRE annual conference Nov. 14 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C..

For additional information, contact MRE executive assistant Salome Angrand, at MRE headquarters, Medill School of Journalism, 1325 G St. NW, Suite 730, Washington, DC 20005. Phone: (202) 661-0141.

2008 MRE Journalism Contest Entry Form and Rules