PELHAM, N.Y. -- The Pelham Memorial High School Yearbook Pelican is among finalists to receive the Columbia Scholastic Press Association Crown Awards.
Sixty-five yearbook publications were chosen as finalists for the awards to be presented in March 2016 at ceremonies in New York City.
These yearbook publications were published during the 2014-15 academic year.
The Crown Awards honor top student publications chosen from association’s members. Crowns are selected for overall excellence in a head-to-head comparison.
Crown Finalists are not nominees but actual winners.
Some will be announced as Gold Crowns; the rest are Silver Crowns.
Student publishing in news, magazine, yearbook or digital (online) formats are all eligible. During Crown consideration, publications are judged on their excellence as shown by their design, photography, concept, coverage and writing. A total of 1,190 publications were eligible for judging.
Final results will be announced and presented at the CSPA ceremonies in March 2016.
Click here for more information and a list of all the finalists.