April 12 Scripps Howard Awards

Thank you for more than 860 submissions for the 2016 Scripps Howard Awards. The entry site is now closed. Judges will converge in St. Petersburg, Florida, later in February to review the submissions and select winners and possible finalists in each of the 15 different categories.


We will announce the winners on Twitter (@SH_Awards) on March 7 beginning at 9 a.m. ET. A new category will be announced every 15 minutes. Follow us now to see all of the posts. Please use #SHFoundation as you share the good news.

Scripps Howard Foundation will honor all of the winners during the 64th Scripps Howard Awards event on April 12, in Cincinnati.


The work honored by the Scripps Howard Awards is testimony to the proudest traditions of a free press, representing the best of the meaning of the Scripps Howard Foundation’s purpose of “Giving Light. Changing Lives.”