Campus Journalism Award

YOUTHS DIGEST- The annual Campus Journalism Awards which celebrates Nigerian campus writers/Journalists is open for entries in its second Edition.

The organizers of the award, Youths Digest, revealed that the second edition of the awards will have fifteen (15) categories while the award ceremony will hold on January 19th, 2019 in Abuja.

The second edition will accommodate entries from other African Countries with keen interest shown from Ghana, Togo, Benin and Niger. This is in a bid to expand the horizon of appreciation for young writers beyond Nigeria.

The Panel of Judges for the entries, like in the previous edition are seasoned and respected media practitioners, scholars and the industry players.

The Details

Title: Campus Journalism Awards 2019

Date: January 19th, 2019

Theme: Media’s role in an electioneering period

Entries: November 1st – 30th, 2018


1. Upcoming writer

2. Entertainment writer

3. Sports writer

4. Reporter

5. Gender equality

6. Broadcaster

7. Photo-journalist

8. Penclub

9. Author (Book)

10. Social media influencer

11. Investigative journalist

12. Features writer

13. Editor

14. Print magazine

15. Campus journalist of the year

To Apply:

Please visit the Campus Journalism Award Entry Form here to provide the following information.

Full Name, Date of Birth, Department/Institution, Membership of Association, Position, Recognition, Weblink to published works.

For further information and updates on the award visit: or or send email to:

Entries must be from January 1st, 2018 – November 1st, 2018.

Campus Journalism Awards is proudly supported by Image Merchants Promotion & The News Digest.

Gidado Y. Shuaib
Editor YouthsDigest