ENTRIES OPEN: Walkley Award for Best Freelance Journalist of the Year presented by Newzulu

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ENTRY DEADLINE: 5.00PM MONDAY JUNE 16, 2014

Are you a hardworking freelance journalist who deserves to stand out from the crowd?

Entries are now open for The Walkley Award for Best Freelance Journalist of the Year presented by Newzulu.

This prestigious award recognises the unique contribution to theindustry freelance journalists make and is open to residents of Australia or New Zealand.

The winner will receive $3,000 in prize money, a full pass to Storyology (December 1-4) 2014 and two tickets to the 59th annual Walkley Awards gala dinner on December 4.

Entrants may submit up to five pieces of work published or broadcast in Australia or New Zealand between June 4, 2013 and June 16, 2014.

Work may include a submission from one medium or any combination of print, photography, online, blog, social media, video and/or audio.

Finalists will be announced on June 30 and the winner named at a cocktail ceremony in Sydney on Thursday July 23.

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The Walkley Foundation thanks Newzulu, Media Super and the Copyright Agency for supporting for this award.

The Walkley Award for Best Freelance Journalist of the Year presented by New Zulu is an initiative of the Walkley Foundation in partnership with the Media Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA).

Media enquiries: Flip Prior The Walkley Foundation communications and partnerships manager T: +61 2 9333 0956 | M: +61 409 912 955 | E: flip.prior@walkleys.com | @walkleys