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

News Contest

Our annual News Contest recognizes excellence in journalism. The 2021 News Contest awards were presented March 11, 2022 in Columbia. Rules for the 2022 News Contest will go live in early Oct. 2022. The deadline to enter will be Dec. 2, 2022.

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 2022 Contest is open and accepting entries through May 20, 2022. Awards will be presented in July 2022.

College Contest

Our Collegiate Contest recognizes excellence in student journalism. The 2021 Collegiate awards were presented March 18, 2022 in Columbia. Rules for the 2022 Contest will go live in early Oct. 2022. The deadline to enter will be Dec. 2, 2022.