The Colorado Press Association's next Convention and Contest Committee meeting is scheduled for 2 p.m., Friday, September 8th, 2017.

Committee meetings are held via conference call.

If you are an employee of a CPA member organization and are interested in joining a committee, please contact Russell at 720-274-7173 or

What the Convention and Contest Committee does:

Help set the standards and expectations of the upcoming convention including, but not limited to, the focal point of that year's convention, events and speakers

Help craft convention budget

Help set categories and rules for the annual Better Newspaper Contest.

Help plan future conventions and other trainings beyond the convention

Look at possible new venues and new ways to approach the convention and contest.


  • Occurs Friday, December 8th, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm