Students of JEA members can submit a portfolio for this annual honor. A judge will sort through all of the applications and will select one winner for this year’s contest. The judge rotates to qualified candidates from around the country who have ample experience in scholastic journalism. Applicants should follow the instructions of the JEA site: http://jea.org/home/awards-honors/journalist-of-the-year/
The deadline for this year’s contest will be February 15th, 2019, at 11:59 p.m. Late entries will not be accepted. The winner of the WHSSPA JOY competition will move on to the national JEA competition.
If you have questions, please contact State Director, Dawn Knudsvig at firstname.lastname@example.org and Erika Quick, State Director (director elect) at email@example.com