ClearMark AwardsJoin us once again at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., for a fun night with your fellow plain language enthusiasts. We’re planning some exciting new features for the 2015 Awards, including an appearance by renowned linguist and author Steven Pinker!

The Details

May 12, 2015, 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Location: National Press Club
529 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20045


Registration is now closed.

Some highlights of this year’s event:

  • Spanish ClearMark Awards – For the first time, we’re featuring a new awards track that recognizes the best of Spanish-language documents in America.
  • Keynote Featuring Steven Pinker – We’re excited to announce that renowned linguist and author Steven Pinker will open our Awards ceremony.
  • Game Show Featuring Comedian Matt Ruby – While we celebrate the best of plain language in America, you’ll also get to participate in your own plain language “game show,” with emcee, NYC–based comedian and Vooza founder Matt Ruby.
  • Networking – Meet fellow fans of plain language while enjoying the wonderful food and atmosphere of the National Press Club

2015 ClearMark Sponsors

ACSI Translations
Strategic Communication Inc.
Institute for Healthcare Advancement
Eubanks Business Communication