Entries for Annual CJA Awards Program (2017)

THE TOP FOUR
Best Story of the Year
GM Timur Gareyev Sets Blindfold Chess World Record - Chess Life March 2017 written by Jay Stallings & Jennifer Vallens
Best Chess Column
Best State Magazine/Newsletter
Chess Journalist of the Year

THE TOP BOOK
Best Book: Chess play (paper copy), six copies required
Best Book: Other (paper copy), six copies required
Best Electronic Book

VISUAL ARTS
Best Photojournalism
Best Single Photo
Best Chess Art
Best Chess Magazine/Newsletter Layout

NEWSPAPER MEDIA:
Best Regular Newspaper Column
Best Regular Newspaper Article of Local Interest

Separate awards for online/print in each of the following categories:

NEWS AND FEATURES:
Best Historical Article
Online
Inventions Part I
Inventions Part II
Inventions Part III (3 parts - 1 article)

Best Interview
Best Features Article
Online
Inventions Part I
Inventions Part II
Inventions Part III (3 parts - 1 article)

Best Tournament Report - Local/Regional
Online
Play to the Beat: When Dance and Chess Collide - US Chess
Reunions and Victories at the Chesapeake Open
Lucky and Good: Lenderman and Yip Score at Eastern Open - US Chess
Best Tournament Report - National/International
Best Instructive Lesson
Best Humorous Contribution
Best Review
Best Club Newsletter/Magazine
Online
Off da Rook
Best Single Club Publication
Best Article in Mainstream Publication (One free entry to anyone)
Online
Timur Gareyev Blindfold Chess Memory
Best Analysis

The following categories are open only to online journalist and their websites.
ELECTRONIC MEDIA
Best US Chess State Chapter Website
Best General Chess Website
Best Chess Blog