The Colorado Press Association‘s News Leader Award recognizes public service work that reflects compassion, courage, humanity and a deep concern for a community. Recipients will be awarded for outstanding vision, dedication, and commitment. This can be awarded to individuals or a team of reporters, editors, news directors, columnists, editorial writers, photographers, videographers and graphic artists.
The nominee must actively lead and positively influence the newspaper or online news industry at the state and/or national level.
Nomination package should include:
Nomination summary that explains why the nominee deserves the award.
Include a summary of the nominee’s accomplishments and impact.
If applicable, any additional supporting documentation to assist the board of directors in making a decision.
The deadline for nominations is March 15th and winners will be announced at the Colorado Press Association Annual Convention on August 23, 2024!