Journalism Education Association/National High School Journalist of the Year/Sister Rita Jeanne Scholarships

One-time award recognizes the nation's top high school journalists. Open to graduating high school seniors who have worked at least two years on school media. Applicants must have JEA member as adviser. Minimum 3.0 GPA required. Submit digital portfolio to state contest coordinator by the deadline set by the state organization (usually between Feb. 1 and March 1).

Award Information

Award Amount
$850 - $3,000
Number of Awards
1 - 7
Application Deadline
February 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Administrative Assistant
Journalism Education Association
Address
105 Kedzie Hall 828 Mid-Campus Dr S
City, State, Zip
Manhattan, KS , 66506-1500
Telephone
(785) 532-5532
E-mail
staff@jea.org
Website
Website

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