National Press Club

Celebrate journalistic excellence at Club Awards Dinner, Aug. 28

August 7, 2019 | By Will Lester | wjlester@aol.com

Help us celebrate journalistic excellence Aug. 28 at the annual National Press Club Awards Dinner. A reception will be held at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m.

Among the winners are the Capital Gazette of Annapolis and the Baltimore Sun, winners of the breaking news award for their courageous coverage of the shooting that killed five people at the Annapolis paper in June of last year.

The Associated Press won the Edwin M. Hood Award for Diplomatic Correspondence for its coverage of children affected by the Trump administration’s immigration policies. National Public Radio won breaking news broadcast for its coverage of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting. Reuters won consumer journalism-newspapers for its coverage of the military’s failure to protect the health of families and children.

Buy tickets here.

For earlier coverage listing all winners go here.

For more information, contact Joann Booze at jbooze@press.org, or wjlester@aol.com.