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CJA Awards 2020 open for nominations

The CJA Awards celebrate individuals, organisations, journalists and digital champions who have made a significant contribution towards creating a fair and effective criminal justice system, and is generously supported by the Hadley Trust.  

The categories and prizes for 2020 are: 

  • Outstanding National Organisation will receive £3,000, and the runner up with receive £1,000. 
  • Outstanding Local / Regional Organisation will receive £3,000, and the runner up will receive £1,000. 
  • Outstanding Individual will receive £1,000, and the runner up will receive £500. 

There is also an Outstanding Lifetime Achievement award selected by CJA trustees. 

The CJA Media Awards has also now opened for nominations. The Media Awards celebrates journalism and digital media that has reported on criminal justice sensitively and constructively, and that has contributed to a better understanding of criminal justice in society.  

The categories and prizes for the CJA Media Awards 2020 are: 

  • Outstanding Journalism 
  • Outstanding Digital Media Champion 
  • Outstanding Documentary.

The closing date for nominations is Sunday 18 October 2020.

Presenters and judges to be announced.  

For more details on how to apply, visit CJA Awards and Media Awards web pages.  

To see previous winners, visit the CJA Awards 2019 page.  


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