Golden Press Card entry deadline extended

The deadline for entering the Golden Press Card Awards has been extended to midnight Friday, April 30, 2021.

The awards honor the best journalism in East Tennessee. Enter your best work from 2020 before the deadline.

Contest site:

There are 20 categories plus a “Best of Show” award selected from the category winners.

Entries can be made for television, metro newspapers, non-metro newspapers, radio, digital only and freelance.

Here is the full list of categories:

Some categories have winners by media type while others, reflecting the converging media environment, have all entries competing together.

Here are the instructions and rules:

All entries and entry payments are made online via PayPal on the contest site.

Need help? We have some “how-tos” for creating an account on the contest system here: