The 2020 NMPW Communicator of Achievement is Damien Willis of Las Cruces. As a member of the NMPW Board since 2016, Damien has enthusiastically taken on—and volunteered for—duties as needed. He is a model of professional dedication and positive attitude. Read more about Damien and why he was chosen for New Mexico Press Women’s highest honor in the press release.
Congratulations to Annalisa Miller and Luis Rios, the recipients of this year’s scholarship awards. Both are students at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces. See more about them in the press release.
Winners and Honorable Mention recipients have been named in two subcategories: Children’s Books and Youth Books. See the results on our Zia Book Awards page. Congratulations to all!
The list of awards is now available. Award certificates will be mailed in the coming weeks. First Place winners are reminded that they must be members of NFPW by March 15 to move on to national competition. If you are not already a member, you may join through the NFPW website.
Update: We can now announce the Sweepstakes winners (highest point totals). See the results on our website Communications Contest page.