ENTRY FORM: Feature Story
QUALIFYING ENTRIES: One environmental feature or commentary published between March 1, 2012 and Feb. 28, 2013. Multi-part stories, sidebars and other supplemental material are prohibited. Eligibility: All TV, Radio, Print and Online entities.
LINKS AND FILES: Upload low-resolution PDF or radio MP3 file (20MB max), or paste a link to your story. Video files may not be uploaded; please include a link for video entries. If you are uploading a file, ignore the field for links; if you are supplying a link, ignore the field for uploading a file. Do not include a link AND a file of the same story. Be sure your link will not expire in 2013. If you are unable to upload a file or supply a link, you may prepare five copies of your story according to SEJ Awards preparation rules.
COVER LETTER: Have your cover letter ready to upload as you complete the form. Even if you mail in your entries, UPLOADED cover letters ARE REQUIRED. 1,000 word maximum.
CONTACT SHEET: If your entry includes more than just yourself in the reporting team, you are required to upload a document containing all reporter names and contact information (mailing address, phone number and email address). PDF only.
BROADCAST TRANSCRIPTS: Each radio, television and audio/video component of a website must include a complete transcript. Upload a separate transcript for each broadcast story you enter. PDF only.
CAUTION! As you complete the awards entry form, be sure to fill in all required fields. If you miss one, attached files will disconnect. Your other information will remain intact, but you'll have to attach your cover letter and other files again.
PAYMENT: When the form is complete, you will be redirected to a secure payment site where you can pay instantly by credit card or opt to send SEJ a check. Your entry will not be considered until payment is received. Please pay your fee as soon as you complete the entry form!
Online materials and payments must be received by April 1, midnight, your local time. Shipped materials must be postmarked by April 1, 2013. If you have questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (502) 641-1844.