Şakir Süter Journalism Contest



It is a contest organised by Bergama Municipality for municipal journalists to improve their career development and to encourage and reward thier successful work.

Contest is taking in the works of journalists working at media organs in İzmir and its towns, published between determined dates. Required qualification for contest is nominating works context must be about the city of İzmir and towns in İzmir district. Nominee journalists doesn't have to have yellow press-card.

After evaluations of preliminary jury and grand jury, an award ceremony is organized every  August 27 which is death anniversary  of Şakir Süter. Also there are special awards given on behalf of the deceased journalist Ahmet Ünaleroğlu from Bergama and Bergama Municipality besides the determined categories.