The BNC awards are announced, with a large-screen presentation showing the winning entries and the people who created them, at the conclusion of ANA’s Fall Convention. Entering into the Better Newspapers Contest is the the second step to vying for Newspaper of the year. Also a part of the newspaper competition is the Excellence in Advertising contest.
About the Newspaper of the Year
The Arizona Newspapers Association determines the Newspaper of the Year by adding up the points from the Excellence in Advertising contest, along with the Better Newspapers Contest.
The daily newspaper and the non-daily newspaper with the most points are awarded the title of “Newspaper of the Year”. Current year’s winners are listed in the BNC Recipients (press release) list below.