Editorial Rookie of the Year
Rookie of the Year honors a new journalist with less than 18 months' experience in the field. Journalists are nominated by their member publication and are required to submit five clips as well as a letter of recommendation. Nominations are accepted through the Editorial Contest. 2015 marked the first year for this award.
Past recipients of the Rookie of the Year Award:
2015 - Brittany Horn, The Daily Times
2014 - Rachael Pacella, The Daily Times