SCPA Contests
Honoring the best in S.C. journalism and advertising

News Contest

Our annual News Contest recognizes excellence in journalism. Our 2020 News Contest awards will be presented virtually Oct. 28-29, 2021. The 2021 News Contest will open in early October, with an entry deadline of Dec. 3, 2021.

Ad Contest

The PALMY Ad Contest recognizes our state's brightest ad professionals and advertisers, and the impact they have made in their communities! The 2021 PALMY Ad Contest winners were presented virtually on July 23, 2021. Check out the winners!

College Contest

Our Collegiate Contest recognizes excellence in student journalism. Our 2020 Collegiate Contest awards will be presented virtually on Oct. 27, 2021. The 2021 Collegiate Contest will open in early October, with an entry deadline of Dec. 3, 2021.