Contests

Kansas Press Association sponsors several contests during the course of the year. Click here to e-mail Emily Bradbury for more information on KPA contests.

2015 Awards of Excellence and KPA Convention

Kansas Press Association sponsors its annual Awards of Excellence competition to recognize outstanding work by Kansas newspapers. The 61 contest categories focus on writing, photography, design, special sections and newspaper web sites. The advertising portion of the contest includes competition in ad concepts, design and revenue ideas. In 2014, 69 Kansas newspapers submitted more than 3,000 contest entries.

The KPA 2015 Awards of Excellence entries will again be uploaded electronically this year through the Better Newspaper Contest website. This process will prove to be easier for the participating newspapers! Click here  for the 2015 Call for Entries and uploading instructions.

New for 2015!

Three new categories, new circulation divisions, easier way to log-in to the contest, and new requirements for the photography competitions. Check your entries carefully!

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Contest Winners

Find out about Kansas Press Association contest winners.

2014 AOE Winner's Tab, AOE entries (1st, 2nd and 3rd places) and Excel list of AOE winners

Click here to go to the KPA AOE DropBox

Click here to view photos of the event (raw photos for publication).