TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Only a few days remain to nominate an individual for the 2012 J-Source Canadian Newsperson of the Year Award. J-Source is looking at the journalists who report or produce the news, or run or own newsgathering organizations. Deadline for nominations is 11:59 PST on January 21.
Once a year, J-Source shines a light on journalists who demonstrate excellence, integrity and innovation. The J-Source Canadian Newsperson of the Year award will honour a Canadian individual who has demonstrated innovation or served as an inspiration to working journalists, educators, and/or audiences and the Canadian public. S/he demonstrates excellence, and has had a positive impact on the quality of journalism at the local and/or national level.
J-Source strives to recognize and celebrate the efforts of journalists, journalism educators, activists and citizens who believe that journalism can make a difference in a functioning democracy. Who do you think we should honour this year? We're looking for nominations from all areas of journalism and from across Canada.
SOURCE Canadian Journalism Foundation