The Electronic News Division honors outstanding broadcast educators for their service to the academy, their students, and the profession.

The Ed Bliss Award is presented annually at the AEJMC conference. Criteria is based on teaching, service, and research. Guidelines are here.

The Larry Burkum Service Award recognizes an electronic journalist or journalism educator who has demonstrated extraordinary service to journalism and to journalism education. Guidelines can be found here.

Each year, the Division selects a top faculty paper and top student paper from the pool of accepted refereed research papers for presentation at the AEJMC annual conference. These selections are based on the reviewers’ cumulative scores during the paper competition. The reviewing process in double-blind. Eligibility guidelines are here.