Congrats 2017 Sunshine State Award Winners

The Sarasota Herald-Tribune took home 22 Sunshine State Awards — including eight first place spots — on Saturday, July 22 at the 23rd Annual Sunshine State Awards, held at the Newman Alumni Center at the University of Miami. Other big winners include the Sun Sentinel, Tampa Bay Times, and Miami Herald. See the full list […]

2017 Sunshine State Award Winners

Winners in each category are presented in order of finish: first, second and third place. Awards were presented in Miami on July 22. Certificates will be mailed in the coming weeks to all recipients not present at the event. To correct errors or omissions, please contact Tim Dodson, chapter administrator. SPECIAL CATEGORIES James Batten Award for […]

Sunshine State Awards Ceremony & Reception

Hosted by: SPJ Florida | National Association of Hispanic Journalists, Miami Chapter   Now in its 23rd year, the Sunshine State Awards continues to recognize quality journalism from across Florida. For the fourth year in a row, SPJ Florida has partnered with the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, South Florida chapter to include a Spanish-language division. See […]

2017-2018 SPJ Florida Pro Nominating Slate

The SPJ Florida Professional Chapter’s annual election meeting is scheduled for the evening of Saturday, July 22, 2017, following the Sunshine State Awards ceremony in Miami. Meet the 2017-2018 Florida Pro Nominating Slate: Officers President: Christiana Lilly A web poster for Newsmax, Lilly also freelances and has been published in outlets like the Miami Herald’s Indulge magazine, […]

Run for the SPJ Florida Pro Board

The Society of Professional Journalists’ Florida Professional Chapter is looking for dedicated members interested in running for the board. We are now accepting nominations to fill positions on the 2017-2018 chapter board. You may nominate yourself or others. To be eligible to serve, candidates must: Be SPJ professional members in good standing (if running as a […]