PUL Extends 2018 Entries For Awards
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) through its Award Committee has announced extension in the timeline for the delivery of entries for its 2018 Excellence Awards.
The change of date is triggered by the slow delivery of entries for the Awards Event and to allow journalists and media institutions in rural Liberia to compete.
Each annual awards program is intended to identify and honor the work of journalists and media institutions that perform with distinction during the last period.
In other to fulfill this significant aspect of Liberian Journalism’s Peer Review Regime, the 2018 PUL Awards Committee is urging all PUL members to submit their entries to the Secretariat of the Union on Clay Street or to firstname.lastname@example.org until Friday, May 7, 2018.
Again, PUL says the award is opened to all PUL members and covers the areas of radio, television, newspaper and online. Journalists are encouraged to submit their entries timely during the extended period, which ends on Monday, May 7, 2018 before the end of business day.
PUL wants all entries to be sealed up in an envelope properly addressed indicating category and dropped off at the headquarters of the Press Union of Liberia on 44 Clay Street.
Meanwhile, the Awards Committee is urging all media institutions to submit their entry forms for the Institutional, Life Time Achiever Award, Counties Community Radios and the Journalist of the Year Awards to the Union during the time of the new period.
Awards will be presented for the best work in each category during the PUL’s Annual Awards Night on Friday, June 8, 2018 at an illustrious event in Monrovia, which is scheduled to end the commemoration of the 2017 World Press Freedom Day in Liberia.