Freedom Award Media Credential | National Civil Rights Museum


On Wednesday, October 30, the National Civil Rights Museum is excited to honor three outstanding champions of civil and human rights – JOHN LEGEND, HAFSAT ABIOLA and GLORIA STEINEM – during its 28th Freedom Award. Professional media on a specific assignment for Freedom Award must complete the credentials form below to cover the Freedom Award Red Carpet event, Pre-Show Gala and Award Ceremony.   Media interview opportunities are on the Red Carpet between 5:00-6:30pm only.

The deadline to request credentials  is TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22, BY 12 NOON.  After we receive your completed form, you will receive further information on what to expect while covering Freedom Award events. 

Freedom Award activities on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 include the following:

  • 10:00 a.m. – Student Forum at Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church
  • 5:00 p.m. – Pre-Show Gala at the Halloran Centre for the Performing Arts and Education
  • 7:30 p.m. – Award Ceremony at the Orpheum Theatre

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