Front Page Awards Announcement – Three $500 Grand Prizes

Nominations for the annual Washington-Baltimore News Guild Front Page awards are now open. The awards are for work completed in 2018.

This year we have the following news categories:

  • Morton Mintz Award for Investigative Reporting or Public Service Reporting
  • Bernie Harrison Memorial Award for Commentary/News Analysis
  • Frank C. Porter Memorial Award for Labor and Business Reporting
  • Customer Service Professional of the Year
  • National or International News
  • Sports News
  • Local News
  • Best User Experience
  • Feature Photography
  • Local News Photography
  • National News Photography
  • Best Graphic Design
  • Best Technical or Data Work

From the nominees there are three Grand Prizes for $500

  • The Bill Pryor Memorial Grand Prize for Writing
  • The Bill Pryor Memorial Grand Prize for Photography
  • John Albano Memorial Grand Prize for Art.

The judges will select individual Grand Prize winners from among the winners of the individual Front Page winners. Please note: Only dues paying members are eligible for the cash prize.

Please complete a nomination form and submit it to Peter Brusoe at no later than June 7, 2019 by midnight east coast time.

2019 Front Page Entry Form

Self-nominations are permitted, but you may not submit more than two entries per category. Questions? Contact Peter at