Public-Affairs Award Set


The Cable Television Public Affairs Association has created a new award to honor individual members for outstanding contributions to cable public affairs.

The "Public Affairs Achievement Award" will be presented each year during the CTPAA’s annual education conference, FORUM. Next year’s will be held March 21-24 at the Fairmont Hotel in Washington, D.C.

For nomination forms, contact the Washington-based CTPAA or see the membership page of the association’s Web site (

Up to four awards will be presented each year to individuals in the following categories: community relations, government relations, media relations or local programming.