John F. Hogan Distinguished Service Award

Named for the founder and first president of RTNDA, the John F. Hogan Distinguished Service Award recognizes an individual's contributions to the journalism profession and freedom of the press. The award is presented annually at the Excellence in Journalism conference and exhibition. For a complete audio recording of the 2013 John F. Hogan and Paul White Awards ceremony, click here.

2013 Belva Davis
2012 Jorge Ramos
2011 Lara Logan
2010 Bob Priddy
2009 Barbara Cochran
2006 Christopher Glenn
2005 Don Fitzpatrick
2000 Stanley S. Hubbard, Jack Shelley
1999 Hugh Downs
1997 Walter Cronkite
1996 Sherlee Barish
1992 Terry Anderson
1991 Brian Lamb, Ed Godfrey, Bob Packwood, John Spain
1989 Gordon Manning, Dick Yoakum
1988 Vernon Stone
1987 Malvin Goode, J. Laurent Scharff
1986 Robert Byrd, Mark Fowler
1985 Ron Laidlaw
1984 Paul Davis
1983 Sig Mickelson
1981 Len Allen
1980 John Salisbury
1979 Rob Downey
1978 Col. Barney Oldfield
1974 Gordon Sinclair
1971 Charlie Edwards
1967 Ted Yates
1964 Robert Kintner
1962 David Sarnoff
1959 Frank Stanton