The next two issues of W&WP showcased the resounding success of the first NFPW.
Then, without warning or reason of explanation, it stopped throwing its support behind the NFPW movement, effective with its October 1973 issue.
NFPW Communications Contest entries are judged by leaders and experts (non-NFPW members) in the fields of communications and journalism.
Entrants receiving first-place awards in a state affiliate contest who are also members of NFPW are eligible to enter the national competition.
A new feature of this year's observance is the selection of local NFPW
Queens leading to the crowning of a National Queen.
, of which Polcyn is also a longtime member, honored her with a Quest Award for distinguished achievement in communications.
Biden was one of several featured speakers at the 2003 NFPW
"Brave New Media World" conference held in Wilmington, Del.
For more than 65 years, NFPW
has promoted the highest ethical standards while fostering professional development, networking, and protecting First Amendment rights.
16, Carol Piece at NFPW
Conference, +1-701-255-6000, presswomen@aol.
Contact Vivien Sadowski or Carol Pierce, NFPW
CONTACT: Cecilia Green, NFPW
PR Director, e-mail:cecgreen1@home.
, created in 1882, has 4,000 members nationwide.