News and Media Award

News and media resources published by BCHF Member Societies are eligible for an annual prize of $250. News and media resources include newsletters, blogs, social media campaigns, print media campaigns, videos and podcasts.

Submission deadline: March 1

Eligibility

The news and media resources must be created and administered by a BCHF Member Society and must be active in the year that the award is presented.

How to Apply

Send a link to your online media resource, or three copies of your printed media resource, to the BCHF Recognition Committee c/o Shannon Bettles at shannon@bchistory.ca.

For newsletters, please select your best single issue and submit only that issue for judging.

Judging

News and media resources will be judged for presentation and content that is interesting, creative and informative. Decisions of the judging panel are considered final and are not subject to appeal to the Federation Executive.

The BCHF reserves the right not to award a prize in a given year should applications not be of sufficient quality.

Publicity

The award will be presented during the Awards Banquet at the BCHF’s Annual Conference. Award winners will be announced via the BCHF’s various media channels.