2021 marked the first full year of the NewsBreak Contributor Network (née Creator Program) and we have so much to look back on! On January 25, 2022, we’re inviting our contributors to a virtual event that’s all about celebrating their remarkable achievements.
We’re excited to announce the nominees for our premiere NewsBreak Headliner Awards below. These awards recognize the year-long accomplishments of some of our most active contributors. We’re also accepting nominations for the top stories of 2021. If you have a piece that you’re particularly proud of or if you want to nominate a story from a fellow contributor that blew your socks off, please do so via this form. The deadline for nominations is Monday, January 17th.
Without further adieu, here are your 2021 contributor nominations. Winners for each of these categories, along with additional ones, will be announced live on January 25th!
Top Article Contributor
This award recognizes the contributor with the most articles published in 2021.
Top Video Contributor
This award recognizes the contributor with the most videos published in 2021.
This award recognizes the contributor with the most commented and shared stories of 2021.
Local Champion (Writer)
This award recognizes the contributor with the most stories written about their region.
Local Champion (Video)
This award recognizes the contributor with the most videos published about their region.
This award recognizes the leaders within the NewsBreak community who are lending helping hands to other contributors through our community platforms, virtual events, and more.
We have a few more surprises including the 2021 Achievement Award. This special award recognizes one standout member of our Contributor Network for their accomplishments this past year and dedication to fulfilling NewsBreak’s mission of helping people everywhere live safer, more vibrant, more truly connected lives.
We can’t wait to see our contributors there!