Cronkite Award Luncheon

Charlie Rose
Charlie Rose

Join the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and the Cronkite Endowment Board of Trustees in honoring the 2015 recipient of the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism, award-winning anchor of “CBS This Morning” and PBS late night host Charlie Rose, at the 32nd annual Cronkite Award Luncheon.

Monday, Oct. 19, at 11:30 a.m.
Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel
340 N. Third St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004

The annual Cronkite Award Luncheon has become one of the most anticipated events in the Valley, attracting more than 1,000 guests every year, including industry leaders from the worlds of media, politics, business and education. It also is the Cronkite School’s signature fundraising event, providing crucial support for the school’s professional programs that train the next generation of journalism and media leaders.

The annual celebration concludes with the presentation of the award to a leading journalist. Past recipients have included Bob Costas, Bob Schieffer, Christiane Amanpour, Diane Sawyer, Robert MacNeil and Jim Lehrer, Tom Brokaw, Jane Pauley, Katharine Graham, Bob Woodward, Helen Thomas, Ben Bradlee and George Will. The 2014 honoree was Robin Roberts.

Purchase Tickets

To purchase tickets, please visit the Cronkite Luncheon Registration Page.

Cronkite Circle Table ($10,000)
FMV $1,040

  • Premier table seating for 10
  • Table signage
  • Printed program recognition
  • On-screen recognition
  • Four tickets to reception with honoree
  • Recognition from the podium
  • Ticket sponsorship for 10 students
  • Two tickets at honoree's table

President’s Circle Table ($6,000)
FMV $880

  • Premier table seating for 10
  • Table signage
  • Printed program recognition
  • On-screen recognition
  • Four tickets to reception with honoree
  • Recognition from the podium
  • Ticket sponsorship for five students

Dean’s Circle Table ($3,500)
FMV $840

  • Table seating for 10
  • Table signage
  • Printed program recognition
  • On-screen recognition
  • Two tickets to reception with honoree

Supporter Table ($2,000)
FMV $800

  • Table seating for 10
  • Table signage

Individual Ticket ($200)
FMV $80

For more information about the Cronkite Award Luncheon, please contact Katie Burke at 602.496.4539 or kathleen.burke@asu.edu.