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2018 Awards Finalists Announced

Finalists in 28 Quills categories as well as the MPC Young and Student Journalist of the Year awards have been released. Winners and highly commended finalists will be announced at the Quills dinner on Friday 15 March.

Click the link above to see the Quills, Young and Student Journalist of the Year finalists.


Shortlists have also been released for the Melbourne Press Club's two national awards.

Four finalists have been named for the 43rd Graham Perkin Australian Journalist of the Year award. The award honours the memory of celebrated Age editor Graham Perkin. It is sponsored by Virgin Australia and carries a $20,000 cash prize provided by The Age

Four finalists have also been announced for the 4th Harry Gordon Australian Sports Journalist of the Year. The winner receives a $7,500 prize provided by the Melbourne Press Club with the support of Virgin Australia.

Click the tiles above to view our national award shortlists.

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