The 2021 SPJ Headliners contest is open!

Sponsored by the Utah Headliners Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, this statewide contest includes dozens of contest categories in reporting, photography, videography, design and other skills. Utah SPJ Honors recognize outstanding dedication to journalistic principles and service to journalism in the state.  Winners will be announced this summer. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, … More The 2021 SPJ Headliners contest is open!

Utah Headliners announce 2019 SPJ contest winners

More than 350 journalism awards were announced at the annual 2019 Utah Headliners Society of Professional Journalists Awards Banquet in Salt Lake City on Wednesday June 19. See full slideshow of 2019 winners below. The winners of the 2019 Utah SPJ Headliners journalism contest were announced and celebrated during an awards gala Wednesday at Gallivan Hall … More Utah Headliners announce 2019 SPJ contest winners

Utah Headliners announce winners of 2018 Utah SPJ journalism contest

The winners of the 2018 Utah SPJ Headliners journalism contest were announced and celebrated during a banquet at The Falls event center in Salt Lake City, alongside this year’s special honors recipients. Congratulations to the winners of this year's Utah SPJ contest! Download full results here: https://t.co/heCpGS0b5K — UtahSPJ (@UtahSPJ) June 15, 2018 Their work … More Utah Headliners announce winners of 2018 Utah SPJ journalism contest

Utah Headliners announces 2017 contest winners

** Click here to download a spreadsheet of results with judge’s comments ** Graphics categories Graphic 1st Place, Eccles Theater, Todd Adams and Francisco Kjolseth, The Salt Lake Tribune 2nd Place, Traffic graphic, Todd Adams, The Salt Lake Tribune 3rd Place, Not forgotten in the flames, Dave Blackhurst, Bennett Communications Honorable Mention, Cost of Halloween, … More Utah Headliners announces 2017 contest winners

Winners announced in 2016 Utah SPJ contest

The Utah Headliners are pleased to announce the winners of this year’s local journalism contest. This year’s competition proved to be our strongest yet, with more than 860 entries coming in from media outlets on all platforms. Winners and finalists, along with the 2016 Honorees, were recognized Thursday night in Salt Lake City at a … More Winners announced in 2016 Utah SPJ contest

Winners announced in 2015 Headliners contest

The Utah Headliners are pleased to announce the winners of this year’s local journalism contest. This year’s competition proved especially strong, with 854 entries coming in from media outlets on all platforms. Winners and finalists, along with the 2015 Honorees, were recognized Thursday night in Salt Lake City at a banquet at Frida Bistro. Click HERE for a … More Winners announced in 2015 Headliners contest

Congratulations, winners!

We’re proud to present the results of this year’s Utah Headliner’s local journalism contest! Thank you to all who entered — with several hundred submissions, competition was steep. Well done! Special award recipients:Clifford P. Cheney Service to Journalism- Carole Mikita, KSLRoy B. Gibson FOI- Tim Fitzpatrick, Salt Lake Tribune Quintus C. Wilson Ethics- Tony Semerand … More Congratulations, winners!