G. Richard Dew Award for Journalistic Service

The G. Richard Dew Award, the PNA's most prestigious honor for outstanding journalism, was established in memory of G. Richard Dew, former general manager of PNA (then named PNPA) and former executive director of the Pennsylvania Society of News Editors (PSNE).

This award is given to an individual or organization that has made an outstanding contribution to the community or state through an article or series of articles published in print and/or online, that demonstrate:

  • Improvement in the quality of community life
  • Enhancement of public understanding of the role of the news media
  • Journalistic responsiveness to matters of public interest

Each year, entries are accepted through mid-August. The winner is announced in early October. The award is presented at the Newspaper of the Year Awards Brunch, in conjunction with PNA's Annual Convention.

View the rules and entry instructions for the 2013 G. Richard Dew Award for Journalistic Service contest. Award will be presented at the PNA Annual Convention, Nov. 8, 2013, at The Sands Resort & Casino, Bethlehem, Pa. 

Questions?  Contact the PNA Foundation at foundation@pa-news.org or 703-3003.

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