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Welcome to the 2019 Catholic Press




 This program opens December 3,2018. 


In the meantime, please read


program information below.


Welcome to the 2019 CPA Press Awards. This awards program is for CPA members working for a communications department, as freelance, members, or employees of a CPA member magazines, newsletters, and newspapers.


 Th purpose of  the awarprogram is to recognize the contributions an hard work of association members throughout 2018. Catholic Press Award winners are announced at the annual Catholic Media Conference in June and published in the June issue of the Catholic Journalist. 



Contest categories are organized in divisions of content developed. Freelance members use the division where the material was published. Find category options and entry instructions by clicking the appropriate departments below


* Packets are being finalized for 2019 program. This function will be available starting mid October 

  • All Member: CPA members compete against each other in individual Excellence and Digital categories
  • Communication Department: For content created by communication departments separate from publication work
  • Magazine & Newsletters: For content published in a member newspaper
  • Spanish Language: For content published in a remember Spanish language publication



Entry Dates and Rates

One free entry per CPA Publisher, Communication Director, or Freelance Member when submitted by 11:59 pm Central Time on Sunday, January 27, 2019



Dates  Rate
December 3, 2018– January 27, 2019
January 28, 2019 – February 3, 2019  $45 
February 8, 2019 

 All hard copy materials

must be in the CPA office for eligibility

February 15, 2019   Payment deadline


When the program is live, you will be able to click a link to enter here.



Additional Questions?


Contact Kathleen Holloway at

or call (312) 380-6789.


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