PNA Foundation Public Service Award

Continuing the tradition of the news media as the "fourth estate," the PNA Foundation Public Service Award is presented to the news company that has helped improve the community through public service leadership.

This non-journalistic award is presented to a news company that has made a significant contribution to the betterment of its community through public service leadership. Entries are judged on the following:

  • A significant effort by the newspaper beyond the scope of its normal routine
  • The development of public service initiatives and activities
  • The results of the public service leadership efforts

Entries are now being accepted for the 2016 PNA Foundation Public Service Award!  View the 2016 Specialty Contest RulesAll entries must be received at the PNA Foundation by Monday, August 22, 2016, along with a completed Specialty Entry Form.

The winner will be announced by early October. The award will be presented during the Newspaper of the Year Awards  Brunch, Nov. 4, 2016, at The Omni Bedford Springs Resort, in conjunction with the PNA Annual Convention

Questions? Contact The PNA Foundation at or (717) 703-3003.


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