Newsletter No 12 27 December 2005
Last Days for Entries for the Arab Journalism Awards

The Dubai Press Club is accepting entries for the Arab Journalism Awards until 15 January 2006. These awards will be presented during spring 2006.

The awards, established in 1999, cover a wide array of categories for the printed press, daily and weekly. The contest’s categories include best interview, best publication for children, best column, best picture, best cartoon and awards on political, economic, cultural, journalism, etc. Each awarded candidate will receive between 15,000 and 20,000 dollars.

Submitted works must have been published in Arab publications between 1 January and 31 December 2005. Each candidate can present up to five samples except for the best picture and cartoon categories, where participants can submit up to ten items.

Deadline, 15 January 2006.

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