The 2016 Better Newspaper Contest is now open and the packet is available. In it, you will find important dates, entry criteria and more.

The annual contest closes Dec. 6. Members can submit entries that were published Nov. 1, 2015, to Oct. 31, 2016.

Entries made by Dec. 2 receive the early bird fee and cost $5.50 per entry. Entries made between Dec. 3 and Dec. 6 cost $7.50 per entry.

To enter the contest, click here.

If you need help reseting your password, or if you have not participated in the contest previously but would like to this year, please contact Jean Creel at 303-571-5117 or at coloradopress@colopress.net.


Winners will be announced at the 2017 Colorado Press Association Annual Convention, the core of which is slated for April 21-22. The Awards Dinner is tentatively scheduled for the evening of April 22.