The submission deadline for the 2021 contest has since passed.
Stay tuned for announcement details on the award results.
Good luck to all of our entrants.


SABEW’s iconic Best in Business Awards is celebrating its 27th anniversary. Enter and be recognized for your achievements, as SABEW honored nearly 150 journalists across all platforms last year. The 2021 Best in Business awards are the only comprehensive set of awards honoring excellence in business journalism.


Deadline for all entries has been extended a week. The final deadline is Wednesday, Feb. 9, at noon ET.

Extended Deadline Pricing:
$155 — General Excellence categories
$90 — Story Type, Story Topic categories and Best Range of Work (new category)
$75 — Freelancer
$30 — Students  (New this year: students receive a free, one-year student membership; a $25 savings)

The Best in Business contest is open to regular members of SABEW in good standing as of the date of entry. International submissions are encouraged. For entries with more than one bylineone person must be a SABEW member in good standing. Good standing means SABEW received your membership dues and your membership is current as of the date you submit your entries.

For contest and membership questions, contact Tess McLaughlin at tmclaughlin@sabew.org.