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Entries open for all categories!

All categories for the 2014 Plain English Awards are now open. Check out the Award categories: you'll find the entry form on each category page.

The Awards ceremony will be on 27 November.

Enter great documents and websites from your organisation

Enter clear documents and websites written by your organisation. You can also enter individuals and teams within your organisation who encourage people to use plain English.

Entries will close on Friday, 12 September 2014.

Award categories and entry requirements 

People's Choice awards

Nominate for the Best Communication award a document or website that you found easy to read. Nominate for a 'Brainstrain' something that was horrendous. 

People's Choice awards: entry form and information

Donate to the Awards

We rely on sponsorship and donations to run the Awards. Your generosity is appreciated!

Donate to the 2014 Awards 

Plain English Awards encourage clear communication in New Zealand

The WriteMark New Zealand Plain English Awards are run by a not-for-profit trust. The aim of the trust is to help bring plain English into common use in New Zealand by publically acknowledging the efforts of organisations that use plain English.

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