ANWC Names Barbara Walters the 2013 Recipient of its Excellence In Journalism Award
Broadcast journalist Barbara Walters has been unanimously chosen to receive the American News Women's Club Excellence in Journalism Award for 2013. Ms. Walters is being recognized for her lifetime of groundbreaking professional accomplishments. The award will be presented at a gala luncheon at the National Press Club on Friday, May 17, 2013, to benefit scholarships for aspiring journalism students. She joins other icons in her field who have received this award, including Walter Cronkite, Helen Thomas, Bob Schieffer, Cokie Roberts, Judy Woodruff, and Candy Crowley. For eighty years the American News Women's Club has been serving women journalist pioneers.
WASHINGTON D.C., – The American News Women’s Club (ANWC), the longest serving national organization for women in the media, announces its 2012 scholarship winners. Four aspiring journalists will each receive $3,000 awards at the 2012 ANWC 18th Gala and Award Dinner June 13 honoring Candy Crowley, CNN Chief Political Correspondent and anchor of State of the Union with Candy Crowley. MORE...