American Legion Seeks Nominations for Fourth Estate Awards in Print, Broadcast and Online Media | State
INDIANAPOLIS, February 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The American Legion has announced a second call for entries for the annual Fourth Estate Awards competition for excellence in journalism and positive impact on society. The deadline for receipt of submissions or postmark is March 1, 2022.
The American Legion presents several awards to recognize outstanding achievement in print, broadcast and web media. In addition to the prize, the winner of each category will receive a $2,000 a stipend to cover travel and accommodation expenses to the American Legion National Convention in Milwaukee. The presentation will take place at 9am to September 1, 2022 at Wisconsin Center.
Submissions are judged on the quality of the work and the impact it has had on producing a positive outcome for the community. The work must have been published, posted or broadcast in 2021.
All journalists or media outlets who believe their work has tangibly improved society and are encouraged to apply. There is no registration fee and no media is limited to the number of registrations.
Past winners include CBS News, CNN, United States Today, The Washington Examiner, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Jackson Clarion Ledger and Military.com. The full list can be viewed at www.legion.org.
SOURCE The American Legion