The Greater Los Angeles chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists is seeking nominations for the chapter’s 2016 Distinguished Journalists Awards and 2016 Freedom of Information Award.
- print: 90,000+ circulation;
- print: less than 90,000 circulation;
- television broadcast;
- radio broadcast; and
- digital media.
The Freedom of Information Award honors a non-journalist who has helped promote First Amendment issues. Previous winners have worked in the legal profession, academia, government and nonprofit organizations.
Nomination forms or emails with the relevant information must be submitted to Elizabeth Marcellino at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Friday, October 21, 2016.
Awards will be presented at the annual SPJ/LA awards banquet in January 2017.
Nomination forms can be downloaded here: SPJ/LA Distinguished Journalist Nominee