The deadline for nominations for lifetime achievers in the field of South African newspaper journalism have been extended.
The Mondi Shanduka Newsprint and the Newspaper Association of South Africa invite your nominations for the Alan Kirkland Soga Achievement Award to recognise a sustained and extraordinary contribution to newspaper journalism.
They want to know of an individual who has dedicated his or her life to South African newspaper journalism. They would need at least 20 years journalism experience and must have demonstrated unquestionable ethical conduct and immaculate writing skills.
· The nomination should be in the form of a written letter (or letters) of recommendation
· The information should address the reasons why the nominee is deserving of this recognition
· Additional supporting material (testimonials/press cuttings) are welcome
· There is no entry form or fee required for this award
· Extended closing date for nominations: 18 February 2011
The winner will receive a Mondi Shanduka Newspaper Premier Award Trophy and certificate.
Nominations may be sent by registered post, courier or hand-delivered to:
Mondi Shanduka Newspaper Awards,
Attention: Malesedi Dlamini,
2nd Floor, 7 St David’s Park, St David’s Place, Parktown, 2193
Tel: (011) 551 9600