The New York City Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists today announced that several reports from FUSION’s television and digital editorial teams were named finalists in the 2017 Deadline Club Awards.
The Deadline Club Awards are one of the oldest journalism awards contest in New York City. The FUSION reports recognized include:
- “Naked Truth: Death by Fentanyl” by FUSION TV’s investigative team in the Television Series or Investigative Reporting category
- “Genetically modified mosquitoes could wipe out the world’s most deadly viruses” by FUSION’s Kristen V. Brown in the Newspaper or Digital Enterprise Reporting category
- “Bold” by FUSION’s The Cave unit in the Digital Video Reporting category
The annual Deadline Club Awards Dinner will be held at the Harvard Club of New York City on May 22. Martin “Marty” Baron, executive editor of the Washington Post, will headline the event with a conversation and Q&A. The program will include the presentation of awards.