News design competition accepting entries [Worldwide]

Posted on Feb 1, 2024 in Specialized Topics

Media publications can submit a creative news design to compete for an award. 

The Society for News Design (SND) is accepting entries for its Best of News Design Creative Competition. This juried competition recognizes excellence in print and digital storytelling, graphics, and social media, with a goal of identifying the best visual journalism that pushes the boundaries of design and technology.

Digital categories include story page design, information graphics, page elements, and more. Print categories include world’s best-designed newspaper, section design, page design, and more.

All entries must have been originally published between Jan. 1, 2023 and Dec. 31, 2023. 

For SND members, entry fees are US$25 for single page and US$40 for multiple-pages, if submitted by Feb. 23.  The entry fees after this deadline will be to US$30 for a single page and US$45 for multiple pages.

Entries for World’s Best Newspaper are free for members. 

For nonmembers, entry fees are US$50 for a single page, US$80 for multiple pages and US$80 for World’s Best Design, if submitted by Feb. 23. After this deadline, the nonmember price for entries will increase to US$60 for a single page, US$90 multiple pages and US$90 for World’s Best Design. 

The early deadline is Feb. 23. The final deadline is March 8.