SW Logos and Icons

swlogoThe Sunshine Week logos and icon may be used free in any medium for initiatives or news stories that focus on open government issues during Sunshine Week.

Please do not use the images to infer political, commercial or individual endorsements, or for activities unaffiliated with Sunshine Week.

Also, please do not alter or recolor the logo in any fashion. Color and black-and-white versions are available here, as are both horizontal and vertical formats. Similarly, the icon is presented here in both color and black-and-white. A Spanish-language version also is available. (Complete rights and usage information is below.)

Click on the links below to get the images you need. If you have any questions about Sunshine Week, contact sunshineweek@asne.org. If your question is about logo or icon use, please contact swlicensing@asne.org.


The Sunshine Week logos and icon are federally registered trademarks owned by the American Society of News Editors (ASNE). ASNE allows interested individuals or groups to use these logos subject to a limited, non-transferrable, royalty free, revocable, nonexclusive license in any medium, subject to the following licensing terms:

You expressly acknowledge that you have no rights in the logos and icon beyond that which is granted to you here. ASNE retains all trademark ownership rights in the Sunshine Week logos and icon. Your use of the Sunshine Week logos and icon shall inure to the benefit of ASNE.

The Sunshine Week logos and icon are available for use in initiatives or news stories that focus on open government issues during Sunshine Week.

You may not use logos or icons to imply political, commercial or individual endorsements, or for activities unaffiliated with Sunshine Week or any support, endorsement or sponsorship from the American Society of News Editors.

You may not dilute, modify, alter, recolor or otherwise the logo or icons in any fashion, other than to reformat for spacing purposes. Color and black-and-white versions are available here, as are both horizontal and vertical formats. Similarly, the icon is presented here in both color and black-and-white. A Spanish-language version also is available.

You agree not to use any other trademark, service mark, trade name, logo, symbol or device in combination the logos or icon without the prior written consent of the American Society of News Editors.

You agree to defend, indemnify, and/or hold harmless ASNE against all losses, liability, and/or expense (including reasonable legal fees) arising out of any claims or suits, whatever their nature and however arising, which may be brought or made against ASNE because of your use of the Sunshine Week logos and icon in any manner except as expressly permitted by this license.

You must notify ASNE of your use by sending an Email to swlicensing@asne.org which shows the way in which you are using the logos and icon. You understand that your right to continued use of the logos and icon is conditioned upon the approval of ASNE. You agree that your company or organization name (or your name, if you are an individual) can be included in a list of entities participating in Sunshine Week.

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