Contest

Each year, the Virginia Press Association honors its members with the news/editorial and advertising contests. Winners of the 2014 News/Editorial and Advertising Contest will be recognized during the Virginia Press Association annual conference, to he held April 17-18, 2015 at The Hotel Roanoke. 

Here are the important dates to know as you prepare to enter this year's contest:

2014 News Contest

Contest Year:   Jan. 1, 2014 through Dec. 31, 2014

Entry System Opens:                Dec. 1, 2014

Entry Deadline:                         Jan. 16, 2015 at 3 p.m.

Results Sent to Publications:    Feb. 27, 2015

Awards Presented:                   Apr. 18, 2015

2014 Advertising Contest

Contest Year: Jan. 1, 2014 through Dec. 31, 2014

Entry System Opens:               Dec. 8, 2014

Entry Deadline:                        Jan. 23, 2015

Results Sent to Publications:   Mar. 6, 2015

Awards Presented:                  Apr. 18, 2015

To learn more about the awards presented by VPA during the annual conference, click here.

Below you will find a list of 2013 winners for the news and advertising contests. The chart also includes previous years results.

Photo Gallery from the red carpet

Plaque winners