A Better Way to Run Your Journalism Contest
Welcome to the next generation of journalism contests—BetterBNC® 4.3
Streamline your journalism contest with online entries, online judging and an online database built in real-time as entries are uploaded and winners selected.
Based on traditional journalism contest rules, BetterBNC 4.3 is a reliable, cost-effective solution for your online journalism contest experience.
Proven effective for hundreds of contests hosting tens of thousands of broadcasters, newspapers, and creative professionals.
> Intuitive application designed for productive use on first visit.
> Contestant ManagerSM gives publishers and editors flexibility and control over staff entries.
> Open CallSM feature allows independent journalists and non-members to make entries.
> Full technical support provided to contestants, judges and contest administrators.
> All users benefit from common industry standard platform.
Contestants love it! Judges love it, too!
"It's really refreshing to work with a company that not only listens to your ideas but incorporates them on the spot! Wow!"
- Dick Lawyer
Pennsylvania AP Broadcasters
"The system is fantastic."
- Richard Walker
Journal of the San Juan Islands
(Friday Harbor, WA), Editor
"This makes the judging a piece of cake. It goes so quickly compared to what we used to do."
- Desiree Cahoon
Lake Stevens Journal
(Lake Stevens, WA), Publisher
The industry standard online journlalism contest platform selected by 134 media organizations including:
Empire State Awards
S.I. Newhouse School
National Headliner Awards
SPJ - Oklahoma Pro Chapter
Houston Press Club
Michigan Association of
Illinois Broadcasters Assoc.
American Jewish Press Assoc.
Log in here if you are part of an organization assigned to a contest.
Contestant ManagerSM Help
Authorized Entrant Help
Open CallSM Login
Log in here to select and enter contests open to independent journalists and tradespeople.
Open CallSM Features & Help
Access your Scrapbooks
Create & manage your own scrapbooks and trades web pages.