Eight Centre for Advancing Journalism students have received honours in the 2015 Ossie Awards

Named after Osmar S. White, the Ossie Awards are organised by the Journalism Education and Research Association. They recognise exemplary journalism undertaken by journalism students in Australia.

More than 150 entries were submitted across the 14 categories, with 23 universities in Australia and New Zealand taking part.

All winning stories were originally published on Centre for Advancing Journalism publication The Citizen.

The winning stories can be read on the Ossie Awards for students web page.