Call for entries: 2015 Chandler Contest for Excellence in Student Religion Reporting, win $600

COLUMBIA, Mo.—Students who have written articles about religion, faith, values or ethics over the course of 2014-15 (Summer-Spring) are encouraged to submit their published work. Entries will be accepted until May 1, 2015 at 5 p.m. (EDT). It’s FREE to enter! Prizes include up to $600 cash, plus paid trip the 2015 RNA Conference Aug. 27-30 in Philadelphia.


  • Print or online content is eligible!
  • High school, undergraduate and graduate students are eligible!
  • Stories from internships, student newspapers and community papers are eligible!
  • Click here for complete rules or visit > Contests for details.
  • Cost: FREE— no entry fees

Deadline: May 1, 2015 by 5 p.m. (EDT)


  • 1st Place $600 + paid trip to RNA conference
  • 2nd Place $300 + paid trip to RNA conference
  • 3rd Place $150 + paid trip to RNA conference

How to enter: Click here to enter or visit >Contests

Contact Us: 573-882-9257, or email Religion Newswriters.


RELIGION NEWSWRITERS ASSOCIATION (RNA) is the world’s only journalism association for those who write about religion in the news media. We offer training and tools to help journalists cover religion with balance, accuracy and insight.