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The Associated Press
John Seigenthaler Center

1207 18th Ave South

Suite 261A

Nashville, TN 37212



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2014 Tennessee AP Media Editors Awards Banquet

The 2014 Tennessee AP Broadcaster and Newspaper Awards Banquet is designed to recognize Tennessee AP members and staffers for outstanding performance in broadcast and print journalism.


The banquet will be held at the Sheraton Downtown Nashville hotel at 623 Union Street, Nashville, TN, on Saturday, March 22.  The evening will begin with registration and reception at 5:30 pm CT.


To make hotel reservations, please call the hotel directly at 800-325-3535.  Please tell the reservationist that you are with the Associated Press awards banquet so you will get the discounted rate of $159. 


The deadline to register for the awards banquet is Monday, March 17. 


For a list of finalists, please click FINALISTS.


Registration form.


The cost of the professional banquet if paying by cash or check is $55 per person or $400 per table of 8.  The cost of college students attending the professional evening banquet is $25 per student or $216 per table of 8.  Please make the check out to Tennessee AP Media Editors Banquet and mail to:


2014 TAPME Awards Banquet

Attn:  Dee Vassar

1207 18th Avenue S.

Nashville, TN 37212


PayPal amounts for the professional banquet are $52 per person or $412 per table of 8. Please click on the appropriate PayPal icon below.  Please email a copy of your PayPal receipt to Dee Vassar, along with the copy of your registration form, to dvassar@ap.org


Professional banquet fee per person = $57



Professional banquet fee per table of 8 = $412




Professional banquet fee per college student = $26


Professional banquet fee per college table of 8 = $216


For questions, please contact Dee Vassar at 615-373-9988 office, 615-925-3725 direct or email to dvassar@ap.org.