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

News and Advertising Contest Rules and Information