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Editorial Rookie of the Year

Rookie of the Year honors a new journalist with less than 18 months’ experience in the field.  Journalists are nominated by their member publication and are required to submit five clips as well as a letter of recommendation.  Nominations are accepted through the Editorial Contest.  2015 marked the first year for this award.

Past recipients of the Rookie of the Year Award:

YearWinnerPublication
2020Daniel OyefusiThe Baltimore Sun
2019Kristen GriffithThe Enterprise
2018Talia RichmanThe Baltimore Sun
2017Jesse DoughertyThe Washington Post
2016Fatima WaseemThe Baltimore Sun
2015Brittany HornThe Daily Times
2014Rachael PacellaThe Daily Times