Deadline for entering Spirit of FOI Award contest is Friday

Texas journalists have until Friday to enter the 2015 Spirit of FOI Award contest, which recognizes outstanding efforts to promote open government and the First Amendment. This year’s contest is open to newspaper, radio and television stations and online news organizations. Entries must have been published or broadcast in 2014.

Winners will be honored at the FOI Foundation of Texas annual conference Sept. 17 in Austin. Click here for contest details. The deadline for entries is midnight Friday, May 8.