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THE NATIONAL PRESS CLUB

Accepts entries starting
Entry Deadline May 13, 2015
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About the Award

The Sidney Kobre Award for Lifetime Achievement in Journalism history is American Journalism Historians Association's highest honor.

The Kobre Award recognizes individuals with an exemplary record of sustained achievement in journalism history through teaching, research, professional activities, or other contributions to the field of journalism history. Award winners need not be members of the AJHA.

Nominations for the award are solicited annually, but the award need not be given every year. Those making nominations for the award should present, at the minimum, a cover letter that explains the nominee's contributions to the field as well as a vita or brief biography of the nominee. Supporting letters for the nomination are also welcome.

Notable Winners

2014

Leonard Teel, Georgia State

2013
David Abrahamson, Northwestern University

2012
David Paul Nord, Indiana University

2010
David Copeland, Elon University

2009
Betty Winfield, University of Missouri

Jury

The Awards Committee selects the winner from among nominees and presents the award during a luncheon at the AJHA National Convention.

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Eligibility Requirements

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Required Material

Those making nominations for the award should present, at the minimum, a cover letter that explains the nominee's contributions to the field as well as a vita or brief biography of the nominee. Supporting letters for the nomination are also welcome.

Entry Format

Nominations are due by May 13, 2015, and should be submitted to:

Mike Conway
Indiana University
School of Journalism
Ernie Pyle Hall, Rm. 200
940 E. 7th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405

[email protected]
812/856-1371

Contact Information

Mike Conway
Indiana University
School of Journalism
Ernie Pyle Hall, Rm. 200
940 E. 7th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405

[email protected]
812/856-1371

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Further Information http://www.ajhaonline.org/
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