Better Newspaper Contest

Please begin preparing entries for the 2021 Better Newspaper Contest now! The contest template is planned to reopen in January with a return of the March 30 deadline.

FIGURING COST:

FIRST 2 ENTRIES FREE FOR EVERY NEWSPAPER!
If your publication submits a total of 10 entries, the total entry fee cost will be $56, broken down as two free entries and eight entries at $7 each.
If your publication submits 11 entries, the total cost will be $47.25, broken down as two free entries and nine entries at $5.25 each.
If your publication submits 51 entries, your total cost will be $245, broken down as two free entries and 49 entries at $5 each.

2020 BETTER NEWSPAPER CONTEST

These links are for the Missouri Press Foundation Better Newspaper Contest 2020, rules and categories.

2020 Better Newspaper Contest rules

Entry uploading instructions

Better Newspaper Contest Entry Website

Payment for entries

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BETTER NEWSPAPER CONTEST RESULTS

Results – 2020 Results and judges’ comments

Gold Cup Winners
Weeklies: Class 1, Cassville Democrat; Class 2, Richmond News; Class 3, St. Louis American
Dailies: Class 1, Monett Times; Class 2, Columbia Missourian; Class 3, The Kansas City Star

2019
Judges comments
Gold Cup Winners: Weeklies — 
Cassville Democrat — Class 1, Richmond News — Class 2, St. Louis American — Class 3
Dailies — Lebanon Daily Record — Class 1, Columbia Missourian — Class 2, St. Louis Post-Dispatch — Class 3

Results – 2018
Gold Cup Winners: Weeklies — 
Cassville Democrat – Class 1; Christian County Headliner News – Class 2; Jefferson County Leader – Class 3
Dailies — Hannibal Courier-Post – Class 1, Columbia Missourian – Class 2, St. Louis Post-Dispatch – Class 3

Results – 2017

Results – 2016

Results – 2015

Results – 2014

Results – 2013

Results – 2012

Results – 2011

Results – 2010

Results – 2009

Results – 2008

Results – 2007

Results – 2006

Results – 2005

Results – 2004

Results – 2003

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