About the entries
Text of the winning entires from 1998 to 2009 can be found under the section titles. These texts are also available in book format from the Best Newspaper Writing series from the Poynter Institute. The series features interviews with the winners, including lessons learned, as well as partial text from the finalist entries.
Batten Medal
Commentary/Column writing
Community Service Photojournalism
Covering the World
Critism writing
Deadline News Reporting
Diversity writing
Editorial writing
Local Accountability Reporting
Nondeadline writing
Obituary writing
Passion for Journalism
Profile writing
Short writing