A F GEORGE FOSTER PEABODY AWARDS GEORGE FOSTER PEABODY AWARDS
The Peabody Award is considered the most selective and prestigious of awards in the electronic media industries. The Peabody Awards are administered by the University of Georgia's ...
ATHENS, Ga., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Entries for the 64th annual George
Foster Peabody Awards for outstanding achievement in electronic media are due
to the Peabody Awards office at the University of Georgia on Friday, Jan. 14,
2005. Original broadcast, cablecast and webcast programs presented in 2004 are
eligible for entry. The awards will be presented during a May 16 luncheon at
the Waldorf-Astoria in New York.
(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000320/PEABODY )
The Peabody Award, established in 1940 and administered by UGA's Grady
College of Journalism and Mass Communication, is the oldest honor in
electronic media. The Peabody recognizes distinguished achievement and
meritorious public service by stations, networks, producing organizations and
Peabody recipients whose subject matter explores health and medical issues
are eligible for the Peabody/Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Award for
Excellence in Health and Medical Programming. This award carries a $10,000
cash prize to be used for development of programming consistent with the
funding goals of The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
For further information regarding the Peabody Awards, the Peabody/Robert
Wood Johnson Foundation Award or to request an entry form, call (706) 542-
3787, e-mail the Peabody office at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the Peabody web
site at http://www.peabody.uga.edu.
SOURCE Peabody Awards