Awards

Congratulations to the following 2016 winners:

Scholarship Recipients
THERESA COLE

Print Journalist of the Year
CHARLES EMMONS — Denver Urban Spectrum

Broadcast Journalist of the Year
TaRHONDA THOMAS — 9News

Public Relations Professional of the Year
TRINA MCGUIRE-COLLIER — Denver Water

Community Service Award
VOZ Y CORAZON

Single News Story – Print
“Original Gangsters”
Noelle Phillips — Denver Post

Single News Story – Print
“Original Gangsters”
Joe Amon — Denver Post

News Feature – Print
“Anything is Possible”
Cameron Wolfe — Denver Post

News Feature – Print
“Anthony Brownlee”
Charles Emmons — Denver Urban Spectrum

News Commentary – Print
“Oscar Nominations”
John Wenzel — Denver Post

News Specialty – Print
“Return Trip to Ghana”
Rosalind “Bee” Harris — Denver Urban Spectrum

News Art/Design – Print
“Remembering Prince”
Rosalind “Bee” Harris — Denver Urban Spectrum

Photography Series – Print
“Black Chefs”
Bernard Grant —  Denver Urban Spectrum

News Overall Excellence – Print
Staff — Denver Urban Spectrum

Association / Nonprofit – Public Relations
“2015 Tailgate Party”
Gerri Gomez Howard — Gomez Howard Group

Single News Story – Broadcast TV
“One Final Salute”
TaRhonda Thomas — 9News

Single News Story – Broadcast TV
“One Final Salute”
Matt Bell — 9News

News Feature – Broadcast TV
“Soul Food Scholar”
TaRhonda Thomas — 9News

News Feature – Broadcast TV
“Soul Food Scholar”
Byron Reed — 9News

News Business – Broadcast TV
“Ethel’s Retirement”
Anastasiya Bolton– 9News

News Business – Broadcast TV
“Ethel’s Retirement”
Andy Buck — 9 News

News Investigative – Broadcast TV
“Athlete Accusation”
Brian Maass– CBS 4

News Investigative – Broadcast TV
“Athlete Accusation”
Kevin Hartfield — CBS 4

News Commentary – Broadcast TV
“Miss Louisa”
TaRhonda Thomas — 9News

News Series – Broadcast TV
“Black History Month”
TaRhonda Thomas– 9News

News Series – Broadcast TV
“Black History Month”
Byron Reed- 9News

News Specialty – Broadcast TV
“Barriers”
Steve Staeger — 9News

News Specialty – Broadcast TV
“Barriers”
Chris Hansen — 9News

News Overall Excellence – Broadcast TV
“Valuing Diversity”
Staff — 9News

Short Form Feature – Radio
“Denver White Elephants”
Justin Adams — KOA NewsRadio

Interview/Discussion – Radio
“Year Since Ferguson”
Rachel Estabrook — Colorado Public Radio

Interview/Discussion – Radio
“Year Since Ferguson”
Ryan Warner — Colorado Public Radio

Single Story – Digital Media
“Fight for Civil Rights”
Chandra Thomas Whitfield — NBCNEWS.COM

Feature – Digital Media
“Ferguson Frontlines”
Chandra Thomas Whitfield — NBCNEWS.COM

Online Project Feature – Digital Media
“Progress in the Park”
Chandra Thomas Whitfield — NBCNEWS.COM

Interactive News – Digital Media
“Black History Month”
Staff — 9News

Commentary/Web Blog – Digital Media
“Cervical Cancer”
Chandra Thomas Whitfield — NBCNEWS.COM

Sports – Digital Media
“The Black 14”
Nelson Garcia — 9News

Sports – Digital Media
“The Black 14”
Byron Reed — 9News