SABEW has been honoring outstanding work for the past 27 years with the Best in Business Awards. We hope that you will submit your work this year for a chance to win the most prestigious award in business news.

Submit your entry before the early-bird deadline of January 5, 2023, and save $20 per entry. The final deadline for all entries is Thursday, February 2, 2023.

Early-Bird Entry Fees: 

  • $79 for Story Type and Story Topic categories, as well as Best Range of Work
  • $125 for General Excellence categories
  • $64 for Freelancers (use promo code “Freelancer” when you pay for your entries on the competition website)
  • $30 for Students

Because this competition is for members only, please verify your membership before submitting your entry. Students don’t need to be members of SABEW to submit an entry. Non-member students who submit an entry will receive a free one-year student membership (a $25 savings).

Updated categories:
1. Energy/Natural Resources has been changed to Energy/Sustainability/Climate Change.
2. Best Range of Work will be separated into three subcategories dependent on the size of the journalist’s newsroom.
3. Podcast/Audio will be separated into three subcategories dependent on the size of the organization’s newsroom.

Visit SABEW’s Best in Business page for categories and guidelines.
Contact Tess McLaughlin at tmclaughlin@sabew.org with any questions.