Closing Date for Entries is 25th May, 2023. NO EXTENSION PERMITTED.
Judging will take place on the 29th – 31st May 2023.
The judging panel consists of respected journalists, with deep expertise in the various categories of the competition.
Entries must consist of material originated in a South African news platforms between: 1st January 2022 and 31st December 2022.
The Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards will be presented live on the 24th June 2023 at The Venue – Melrose Arch, 18h00 for 18h30.
Entrants may submit entries in any number of categories.
Entries will be accepted online at www.sikuvileawards.co.za
A limit of 3 entries per category will be permitted, except in Visual Journalism where up to 5 entries are permitted.
The requirements for each entry are listed online in the categories section.
Categories are open to individuals, teams, freelancers and institutions.
Freelancers will also need to provide proof confirming that their entry is genuine. A declaration document is available online at www.sikuvileawards.co.za This must be completed by both entrant and the editor and attached to the entry.
A fee of R100 (VAT inclusive) per entry will be charged.
The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
Entries become the property of SANEF and are not returnable.
Entries may be utilised for display and publicity purposes for the awards and stored in a library archive.
For clarification and assistance regarding entries, please contact Penelope at [email protected]
Individuals can submit nominations with thorough motivations about the person they have nominated and may include samples of work done in print, online or broadcasting (radio & TV). The individual’s accomplishment should have been over a career of at least 20 years in journalism
The nomination should be in the form of a written letter (or letters) of recommendation.
The information should address the reasons why the nominee is deserving of this recognition.
Additional supporting materials such as testimonials, press cuttings and TV or radio clips are welcomed.
No entry fee or entry form is required for this award.
Judges are not eligible for nomination. Previous winners of this category are also not eligible.
The winner will receive the Allan Kirkland Soga Achievement Award Trophy and Certificate.