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Nominations for the 2012 Ethics Award are now closed — thanks to those who nominated!

call for nominations -- CJE ethics award

The Wisconsin Commitment to Journalism Ethics Award honors journalists in Wisconsin who have exhibited a strong commitment to responsible journalism in the public interest through their editorial decisions, their journalistic practice, and their stories.

This award honors journalists who, individually or as a team, exhibit a strong commitment to ethical journalism by acting with integrity, honoring ethical principles in their practice and/or resisting pressure to compromise ethical principles.

Deadline for submissions is Wednesday, February 22, 2012 @ midnight

Click here for a full description of our nomination criteria, and to nominate a Wisconsin journalist.

Read about the 2011 winner, Dan Flannery of the Appleton Post-Crescent

Read about the 2010 winner, Tom Bier of WISC-TV/Channel 3000

Meet our accomplished panel of judges for this year’s award

Questions?  Contact CJE at

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