Remember to submit your awards entry before the deadline Tuesday, May 3.

Need a competitive edge to win an Excellence in Journalism Award? Submit your work to the Excellence in Journalism Awards category or categories that best match. Now with 30 possible categories to apply for, its important to nominate your work in a complimentary category.

If you still need some guidance, are unsure about your application or where to begin, please contact NLGJA at

Check out the 30 award categories. Submissions are open through Tuesday, May 3.

Excellence in Journalism Awards

NLGJA honors the the winners at the National Convention and LGBT Media Summit in South Beach Miami, September 8-11 2016.