The IPA Excellence in News and Advertising contests are open!


Register here: http://www.newspapercontest.com/ipa/newspaper/register.php


The contest is open to Illinois Press Association dues-paying regular members.  


Winners will be announced via email after judging is complete, excluding placements, general excellence and sweepstakes. Winners will be announced during the IPA/IPF Annual Convention at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel in Bloomington, Illinois on June 8, 2023.


All entries must have been published within the calendar year Jan. 1, 2022 – Dec. 31, 2022

     Entry fees are:

     Entries submitted before Jan. 15, 2023 will be $7.00 per entry. 

     Entries submitted between the dates of Jan. 16 – 27, 2023 will be $8.00 per entry.

     If deadline is extended, any late entries will be $10.00 per entry.


The contest deadline has been extended until Friday, Feb. 10, 2023 at midnight


Any questions, please call 217-241-1300.

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