Fourth Estate Award

This newly established award from the Tennessee Bar Association will honor courageous reporting on justice and the law.

Journalists who have shown exemplary courage in exercising First Amendment rights in the promotion of public understanding of the Rule of Law and how our legal system works or should works will be considered. Such a journalist could be from the world of newspapers, TV or radio, digital media, book publishing or social media. To enter:

1. Complete and submit the form below.
2. Entries must be for projects produced from January 2017 to present.
3. Send copies of work to be considered to awards@tnbar.org or by mail to Awards, Tennessee Bar Association, 221 Fourth Ave. North, Suite 400, Nashville, TN 37219.
4. Deadline for entry is May 10, 2018.

The selection committee will choose one recipient, who will be recognized during the Lawyers Luncheon at the TBA Annual Convention in June.

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About the Nominee's Work
About the Person Making the Nomination