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The American Bar Association Standing Committee on Gavel Awards is pleased to announce the 60thannual Silver Gavel Awards Competition for 2017. Each year the American Bar Association presents these awards to recognize work in media and the arts published or presented during the preceding year that have been exemplary in helping to foster the American public’s understanding of law and the legal system.
The deadline for the 2017 Silver Gavel Awards Competition is January 9, 2017. Entries must have been originally published, produced, or presented during 2016.
A $75 handling fee is required for each entry submitted. Entrants with multiple entries may submit combined payment. The deadline for payment is January 17, 2017.
The Silver Gavel Awards competition recognizes publications, multimedia, and programs that meet one or more of these objectives: