1. You can apply for the Awards for Excellence between 21 July and 12 November
2. Identify the category you would like to enter from the categories list
3. Head to the NCTJ awards site: https://awards.nctj.com/
4. Select the relevant entry form and category
5. Upload the required number of stories/files
6. Complete your contact details and write your supporting statement
7. Click submit entry, a confirmation email will be sent to you (check your junk folder)
Applications for 2021 are now open until Friday, 12 November.