Great Plains Journalism Competition

The Great Plains Journalism Competition awards outstanding work in newspapers, magazines and websites. Sponsored and started by the Tulsa Press Club, the regional journalism awards honor the best magazine, web and newspaper work from eight states.

Hundreds of journalists have been honored in the program’s first three years.


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The 2017 Great Plains Journalism Awards and Conference

May 1 | Historic Mayo Hotel | Downtown Tulsa
Bringing together award-winning journalists from an eight-state region.

Distinguished LecturerAnthony Mason

Anthony Mason is CBS News’ senior national correspondent and co-host of CBS This Morning: Saturday.

Featured Speakers

Hailey Branson-Potts and Mark Potts, reporter and videographer from the Los Angeles Times who won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news coverage of the San Bernardino terrorist attack. Both are Oklahoma natives and will present workshops to conference attendees.



Workshops: Free
Distinguished Lectureship Luncheon and Awards Presentation: $40 and $35 for students and media personnel

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