How to Enter the Idaho Press Club Awards


  • ARE YOU A CURRENT MEMBER OF THE IDAHO PRESS CLUB?  ARE THE PEOPLE YOU ARE SUBMITTING ENTRIES FOR CURRENT PRESS CLUB MEMBERS?   IF NOT, BECOME A MEMBER TODAY!  IT SAVES MONEY ON YOUR ENTRY FEES AND SUPPORTS OUR GREAT WORK FOR JOURNALISTS ACROSS.  JOIN OR RENEW NOW
  • CAREFULLY REVIEW THE ENTRY RULES AND DIVISION AND CATEGORIES

FOR THE BEST OF 2021 ANNUAL AWARDS

  • DECIDE WHAT DIVISION(S) and CATEGORY(S) YOU WANT TO ENTER INTO
  • CREATE AN ENTRY TITLE / NAME.  THIS SHOULD BE LIKE THE TITLE OF A BOOK
  • GO TO www.bestinmedia.com
  • CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT FOR 2021 or LOG IN IF YOU ALREADY HAVE CREATED A NEW ACCOUNT
  • GO TO “CREATE AN ENTRY” TAB IN THE MAIN MENU AND SELECT YOUR ORGANIZATION YOU ARE COMPETING IN

FOLLOW THE FORM DIRECTIONS and ENTER or SELECT THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:

  1. ENTER YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
  2. SELECT THE DIVISION and CATEGORY YOU ARE ENTERING INTO
  3. ENTER YOUR ENTRY TITLE / NAME INTO THE SPACE PROVIDED. 
  4. SELECT HOW MANY AND TYPE OF FILE(S) YOU WILL BE SUBMITING.
  5. ENTER THE ACTUAL FILE NAME(S) or YOUTUBE URL(S) THAT YOU WILL BE SUBMITTING
  6. YOU WILL BE PROMPTED TO SUBMIT YOUR FILE(S)  NOTE: IF YOU ARE SUBMITTING A YOUTUBE LINK, IT MUST BE LISTED AS “PUBLIC” ON YOUR YOUTUBE ACCOUNT

NEXT YOU WILL BE ASKED THE FOLLOWING:

  1. THE NAME(S) OF ALL THE PEOPLE THAT WORKED ON YOUR ENTRY PRODUCTION.  INCLUDE YOURSELF
  2. INDICATE THEIR IPC MEMBERSHIP STATUS.  EVERYONE LIST ON THE ENTRY NEEDS TO BE A PRESS CLUB MEMBER IN ORDER TO TAKE THE MEMBER ENTRY RATE.  THOSE WHO JOIN OR RENEW AT THE TIME OF  CONTEST ENTRY ARE ELIGIBLE TO TAKE THE DISCOUNTED ENTRY FEE

YOU’RE ALMOST DONE! CLICK SUBMIT.  YOU WILL BE TAKEN TO YOUR CONFIRMATION PAGE WHERE YOU CAN:

  1. VERIFY YOUR MEDIA IS UPLOADED AND VIEWING CORRECTLY
  2. PAY YOUR ENTRY FEE(S)
  3. GO BACK AND CREATE ANOTHER ENTRY
  4. RETURN TO THE HOME PAGE AND LOG OUT

NOTE: YOU WILL GET A COPY OF THE FORM YOU JUST SUBMITTED IN YOUR EMAIL.  IT HAS A LINK IF YOU NEED TO MAKE ANY CORRECTIONS TO THE FORM