Regional Azbee Award Finalists Announced

Reserve your spot now to attend your regional banquet.

All regional and national finalists in the Azbee Awards of Excellence — those who will receive Gold, Silver, or Bronze awards — have been notified, and the names of finalist publications in the regional competitions have been posted. But finalists won’t learn whether they’ve earned a Gold, Silver, or Bronze award until regional awards ceremonies take place.

Click the links to see list of finalists for a region or to get more information on a regional banquet.

  • Central-Southeast region finalists
    Awards banquet:
    Washington, D.C., July 17.
  • Midwest region finalists
    Awards banquet:
    Chicago, July 17.
  • Northeast region finalists
    Update, July 9: There will only be one Northeast region banquet this year:
    New York, July 9.
  • Western region finalists
    Awards banquet:
    Kansas City, July 23.
  • See a map of the four regions.

    The national awards banquet will take place July 24 in Kansas City during our National Editorial Conference. A full list of national finalists will be posted soon.

    Questions? E-mail awards coordinator Holly Lundgren at

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