- Journalist is not affiliated to a commercial organisation
- Professionals are not allowed to enter
- Citizen Journalist: Stories must be published on a personal web site, blog, group-blog, or citizen journalism aggregator. Republication of stories produced for the traditional media (print, radio, TV) or commercial online media is not allowed.
- Community publishers: publication must be targeted to a sub-metropolitan audience or a limited size niche market
Category winners could win R15 000 and the overall winner could win R40 000. Not too shabby! So should I enter or should I sharpen my pencils and practice hard for next year? Which one of my stories would you pick as a potential winner?
If you were going to nominate someone, who would you choose? Who are our best bloggers? (I promise I am not fishing for compliments here)