There is no call for entries on these awards as they are based on exam results.
NCTJ student journalist of the year
Awarded to the best-performing NCTJ student based on preliminary exam results and references.
NCTJ trainee journalist of the year
Awarded to the best-performing NCTJ trainee in the National Qualification in Journalism (reporters, photographers, sports reporters). There is no call for entries for these awards as they are based on exam results.
NCTJ apprentice of the year
The apprentice of the year will be presented to a nominated individual who was doing an NCTJ journalism apprenticeship at any time between September 2015 and August 2016. Nominations are invited from the apprentices' employers and tutors, in no more than 500 words, describing why the individual is worthy of the award. Nominations should include a description of outstanding professional progress, practical application, a positive approach to employment and training, and excellent personal qualities.
Please complete the nomination form and send to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, 23 September 2016.