Submit your Individual Recognition entries
Entries must be submitted online by 5 p.m. CT on Monday, October 16, 2023
The ACP Best of Show contest is available to all student media outlets attending the Fall National College Media Convention in Atlanta. Best of Show awards are presented on Wednesday, Nov. 1, after the 11 a.m. keynote.
The contest fee is $30 PER ENTRY for ACP members and $45 PER ENTRY for nonmembers. STEP ONE: Sign-up and pay for Best of Show entries during the convention registration process. STEP TWO: Submit your entries for the Individual Recognition categories on this site by 5 p.m. CT on Monday, Feb. 16. Entries for the Staff Recognition categories must be submitted by 5 p.m., by Monday, Oct. 30, at the Convention Best of Show desk.
This website will be closed at 5 p.m. CT on Monday, Oc.t 16. The site will not be reopened. The submission format required for each contest is indicated. In most categories, a URL link to a website or a PDF file of the printed page is required — but not both.
Click on "ENTER" below for the login screen. If you are visiting the site for the first time, click on "Create your Open Call account" in the lower-right corner of the login screen. Click on the "AWARDS INFO" box below to view the complete contest rules and information.