We are celebrating the achievements of Scottish Student Journalism on Thursday, May 16 at The Herald, 194 Bath Street, Glasgow.

The evening includes access to our drinks reception, official event programme, keynote from The Herald Editor, evening networking and the awards presentation.

For information on how to purchase tickets please email nina.holmes@newsquest.co.uk

How to Enter

1. Click the Enter Now button to be transferred to our Online Entry From
2. Choose Your Category – make sure you look at the judging criteria. There are specific requirements for each category and your entry will not be accepted if these are missing.
5. Enter – complete the entry form for your chosen category. If you want to enter more than one category, you need to fill out a separate form for each.
6. Good Luck! Please provide as much information as you feel appropriate/applicable. This is your chance to highlight the amazing work carried out throughout your publication.

Entry Deadline

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Event Date

May 2024

Event Location

The Herald Offices, Glasgow


Who can enter?

The awards are open to all full-time and part-time students studying at a Scottish Higher or Further Education establishment.

What is the deadline for entries?

Entry deadline is Wednesday, April 24, 2024

How much does it cost?

It is free to enter. Those shortlisted will also receive two complimentary tickets to attend the awards presentation.

How does the judging process work?

The judging process will involve entries being submitted to a panel of experts who will decide on the shortlist and winners for 2024. The judges’ decision will be final, and no correspondence will be entered, or feedback provided.

Once your entry has been received it will be put forward to our judging panel.

When will the shortlist be announced?

The shortlist will be listed in The Herald in early May

When will the winners be announced?

The winners will be announced at the awards presentation taking place on Thursday, May 16 at The Herald, Glasgow. More information on the event can be found in the ‘Event’ section above.

What do I do if I have more questions?

We are happy to answer any additional questions you may have regarding the entry process or event. Please contact Head of Events, Nina Holmes on 0141 302 6138 or nina.holmes@newsquest.co.uk with all enquires.