Important information for entrants

Please study the guidelines for the category or categories you are entering.

  1. Conditions of Entry & Judging Criteria
  2. Quill categories
  3. Frequently Asked Questions

Entries to the 2021 Quill Awards are now closed

The Melbourne Press Club Quill Awards are for material published or broadcast between 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2021. Please read our Conditions of Entry & Judging Criteria before entering.

Note: There is an administration charge of $105 for each Quills entry. Melbourne Press Club members are entitled to one free entry. Members and non-members must pay the $105 charge for each additional entry they submit. For group entries, the free entry is only applicable if all individuals involved are MPC members.

If you would like to sign up for membership now ($85 for journalists), please click here before proceeding with the application.

If you are unsure whether your membership is current, please contact us at or on (03) 8080 3610 during office hours.

You will be prompted to make payment at the end of the entry process.

The Melbourne Press Club thanks the following organisations for their generous support:

Quill Awards Sponsors