New York CPAs seeking entries for journalism contest


The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants is now accepting submissions for its Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards 2013 from business print, television, radio and online reporters.

Entries must be received by 5 p.m. on Feb. 15, 2013. All eligible submissions must have been published or broadcast between Jan. 1, 2012 and Dec. 31, 2012.

The contest rules, judging criteria and entry form can be found here.

The Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards honor outstanding reporting on business issues and media members who have contributed to a better understanding of business topics.

All submissions will be judged on accuracy, quality and thoroughness of research. In addition, each entry also will be evaluated for its ability to communicate a balanced understanding of the topic with depth and context.

For more information, contact Alonza Robertson at (212) 719-8405 or via email at