CONVENTION

A NEW SPIN ON CONVENTION & AWARDS BANQUET!

The Iowa Newspaper Association is excited to announce the 2022 INA Awards Banquet. The event will be held at the Downtown Marriott Hotel in Des Moines on Thursday, April 28. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with live music, cocktails, and a silent auction. The program will begin at 6:15 p.m. and receptions will follow the banquet.

Winners in the Better Newspaper Contests will be honored and the 2022 Newspaper of the Year will be announced.

Meal prices remain among the lowest in the nation, making the annual INA Banquet an outstanding deal.

Contest

The annual Better Newspaper Contests foster excellence through competition among like-sized newspapers. Member newspaper submit thousands of entries in news, writing, advertising and digital categories. Judging is performed by other state newspaper associations, with winners announced during the annual convention. Points awarded to the winners of select categories are used to determine the newspaper awarded the coveted title of Newspaper of the Year.