Delaware Press Association
1012 Kent Road
Wilmington DE 19807

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Delaware Press Association, an affiliate of the National Federation of Press Women (NFPW) since 1977, is a network of more than one hundred journalists, broadcasters, public relations specialists, graphic designers, photojournalists, educators, authors, poets and freelancers who are dedicated to the highest standards of excellence in communication and to protecting First Amendment freedoms.


2013 DPA Communicator of Achievement

Editor-in-Chief, Delaware Today

Receives DPA’s Top Honor

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2012 DPA Communicator of Achievement

Director of News and Programming, WDEL 1150-AM

Receives DPA’s Top Honor

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Receives Top Honor from
The National Federation of Press Women

2011 NFPW Communicator of Achievement

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News Journal Reporter Receives DPA’s Highest Honor

2011 DPA Communicator of Achievement

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DPA Member benefits include:

  • A statewide network of professional journalists and communicators.
  • Seminars, workshops and meetings featuring speakers on a variety of professional issues.
  • Prestigious communications contests and awards.
  • Student projects with high school journalists.
  • The DPA quarterly newsletter, NEWSBREAK.
  • The DPA membership directory.

DPA Mission Statement

The purpose of Delaware Press Association is to promote and uphold the highest ideals and standards of journalism and communications, to encourage the exchange of ideas and experiences, to offer professional development opportunities, to recognize outstanding work and to coordinate the efforts of the DPA affiliate and the National Federation of Press Women.

Contact Us

E-mail: DPA Executive Director
E-mail: DPA Membership Director
Phone: 302-655-2175
Fax: 302-655-1090
Mail: 1012 Kent Road, Wilmington, DE 19807



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APRIL 2014

 April 30, 2015
DPA Annual Meeting &

Contest Awards Banquet
Liane Hansen
Former NPR Host
Weekend Edition Sunday
“How I Got
Those Interviews”
University & Whist Club
805 N. Broom Street
Wilmington, Delaware
5:30 p.m. Social Hour, Cash Bar
6:30 p.m. Dinner, Speaker & Awards Presentation

Make a Reservation

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DPA Summer Fun Fest

Plans are in the works.
Stay tuned for date and event information.


September 10 - 12

2015 NFPW

"New Frontiers
in the Last Frontier"

Hotel Captain Cook
Anchorage, Alaska

September 6 - 9
Pre-conference Tour
Denali & Fairbanks

September 13
Post-Conference Tour
5-hour, 26-Glacier Tour of Esther Passage and Harriman FjordKittiwake Bird Rookery
Egg Rock Sea Lion Rookery

Look for Conference Registration information after May 1.

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