NYABJ Scholarship and Awards Banquet
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 7:00 PM (PDT)
New York, NY
Join us for the 24th annual New York Association of Black Journalists Scholarship and Awards Banquet.
The evening will celebrate and honor the outstanding work of the best journalists in the city. Among the winners include CNN, theGrio.com, the New York Amsterdam News, Bloomberg News, the Wall Street Journal, BET, Essence Magazine, News 12 (Long Island/Westchester), CBS, Verizon FiOS 1 News, the New York Post and WGBO.
Special honorees to include: Robert Naylor, a former a diversity advocate at the Associated Press who was director of career development and news; and Felicia Romain, a high school student who participated in the NYABJ High School Journalism workshop for the past four years.
This memorable evening will be hosted by Pat Battle of NBC New York and Shannon Lanier of Black Enterpise.
We will also honor legendary journalist Gil Noble, who for decades told it 'like it is.'
Performance by Xavier Lewis, most known for being a standout competitor on TV talent show, America's Got Talent.
Proceeds from the event go toward providing scholarships for aspiring journalists.
We look forward to seeing you at the Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial and Educational Center on May 15.
**This event will sell out. Buy your tickets today!!**
Thank you for your support.
Michael J. Feeney