New England Newspaper Hall of Fame

Nominations Now Being Accepted for the New England Newspaper Hall of Fame!

Nomination Instructions:

The New England Newspaper Hall of Fame recognizes the most outstanding newspaper professionals from throughout our six-state region.

  • Nominees should be people who have made extraordinary contributions to their newspaper(s), the newspaper industry and their communities. NENPA membership is not required to be eligible for the award.
  • People who have excelled in any area of newspaper operations are eligible -- i.e., editorial, advertising, circulation, production, administration.
  • You may nominate those still working in the industry as well as those who have retired. Posthumous nominations are also eligible.

To nominate a colleague in honor of his or her professional achievement and lifetime of contributions, please prepare a letter that describes your nominee's accomplishments and the reasons why you recommend that he/she should be appointed to the Hall of Fame. Be sure to include any supplemental materials, testimonials, etc. that support your nomination.

Send your nomination by mail to:
New England Newspaper Hall of Fame
c/o New England Newspaper & Press Association
370 Common Street
Dedham, MA 02026

Send your nomination by email to:
NENPA Executive Director, Dan Cotter

The deadline to have your nominee considered for induction at the upcoming NENPA Convention is December 17, 2014.
This year's inductees will be honored on February 20, 2015 at the New England Newspaper Convention, which will be held at the Boston Seaport Hotel.

NENPA maintains a special place for newspaper professionals whose talent, hard work and exceptional accomplishments provide inspiration to all New England Journalists. More than 100 individuals have been singled out over the past 50 years as industry heroes that everyone who works at a newspaper can look up to while admiring their remarkable careers.

New England Newspaper Hall of Fame nominations are due in the fall. The induction ceremony takes place at the NENPA Winter Convention in February.

In 2014 six outstanding individuals were added to the
New England Newspaper Hall of Fame

Chris Braithwaite
the Chronicle

Phillip Cabot Camp, Sr.
The Vermont Standard

Kevin Crosbie
The Chronicle

Lucy B. Crosbie
The Chronicle

Oreste D'Arconte
The Sun Chronicle

Alan White
The Eagle-Tribune

Click here to see full list of Hall of Fame Members >>

For more information, please contact:
Megan Sherman
p: 781.320.8042
f:  781.320.8055

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