Welcome to the #NABJ19 Award Nomination Site

NABJ is proud to honor individuals who have distinguished themselves for exceptional work in media and journalism.

  • Our Salute to Excellence Awards celebrates outstanding work by professional and collegiate journalists covering the black community worldwide.
  • Our Hall of Fame and Special Honors Awards pay homage to legendary and up and coming black journalists who have made outstanding contributions to the industry.

The NABJ Awards Nominations are now open until Friday, April 12, 2019 (midnight PDT) for the NABJ Hall of Fame and Special Honors Awards (includes Ida B. Wells) You must be an NABJ member to submit a nomination.

The NABJ Awards Nominations are now open until Tuesday, April 30, 2019 (midnight PDT) for the NABJ Salute to Excellence. You do not have to be an NABJ member to submit a nomination. 

For a list of Collegiate Salute to Excellence Categories, click here.

For a list of Professional Salute to Excellence Categories, click here.

Award winners and honorees will be recognized during the 2019 NABJ Convention and Career Fair, Aug. 7-11 at the JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa. 

Click HERE to register for the nation's biggest journalism jobs convention and career fair!

Please note: If you are a NABJ member, use your NABJ username and password to accesss the site. If you aren’t a member, create a profile.

If you have any questions or concerns contact Jovan Riley by phone 301-405-6470 or by email at awards@nabj.org.

Click here to create a profile to begin your application

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