Students compete for awards and scholarships. Participants are selected by a committee from the newspaper and will be notified by text message and email.
• Freshman, sophomores, juniors and seniors or the home-school equivalent are eligible.
• Class members may not have more than three unexcused absences.
• Students must complete at least one project for print or online publication.
• A photo ID of any kind, such as a student ID, passport or a driver’s license or permit.
The program begins Jan. 16 and runs every Saturday -- besides March 12 and March 19 -- until April 16. Each class period is from 9 a.m. to noon at The Oklahoman building in Oklahoma City. An opening reception will be Jan. 12 at 6 p.m. (location TBD). There is a closing reception in early May. (Date and location TBD).
The application deadline is Dec. 1. Students will be notified via text message and email by Dec. 8 if they've been accepted into the program.
If you have any questions, you can contact Carrie Coppernoll Jacobs, Newsroom 101 program director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.