Photojournalists who have made outstanding contributions to Missouri journalism are recognized in the Hall. Their work is showcased along with other exhibits about photojournalism.
The Missouri Photojournalism Hall of Fame endeavors to recognize those who have made outstanding contributions to Missouri journalism, and to provide an exhibit venue to showcase these visual reporting pioneers, and the work of current photojournalists.
Inductees are recognized for one or more of the following:
- Outstanding photojournalism achievement.
- Long-term photography for a Missouri publication or other journalism outlet.
- Leadership in education.
- Technical innovations.
- Ethical values and integrity.
- Contributions to community.