Journalists of Yamal can show themselves in all their glory and even earn money
15:33 10 сентября 2019
Категории: News in English
Regional contests for journalists are taking place in Yamal. Authorial materials are accepted in the following nominations: “Made in Yamal”, “The man and the power”, “MediaProfi” and also contests dedicated to the 89th anniversary of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug and interethnic journalism. This information was given on the 10th of September by the chairman of the Union of journalists of Yamal Aleksey Snegirev at the press conference in the press center of the news agency “Sever-Press”. The event was organized by the department of internal policy together with the regional branch of the Union of journalists.
According to the chairman of the Union of journalists of Yamal, the contest “Made in Yamal” dedicated to implementation of national projects will be the key one. The sharpest competition and the most interesting materials are expected exactly here.
For participation it needs to submit an application and materials on the website of the regional government in the section “Media Events” by the 20th of September. The best works will be awarded with monetary prizes. The results of the contest will be summed up in late November or early December at the sitting of heads of Yamal mass media.
This year the jury was renewed and strengthened, it includes masters of journalism. Among them there is the dean of the faculty of journalism at Ural Federal University, the laureate of the highest award of the Russian Union of journalists “The Zolotoye Pero Rossii” (“Golden pen of Russia”) Boris Lozovsky, the chief editor of “Russia Beyond” Vsevolod Pulya and also veterans of Yamal journalism Yelena Yergunova and Svetlana Tashchiyeva.
Aleksey Snegirev believes that participation in such contests is the vital necessity for regional journalists. It is important to find out what new and interesting is taking place in the journalistic industry. Moreover, participation in the contest gives a chance to earn money, and it is also very important, he notes.