Category: JOY recipients

JEA to announce Journalist of the Year winners April 18 on Facebook

On April 18 at 3:30 p.m. CDT, JEA will stream the announcement live on Facebook to recognize our national runners-up and name our 2020 Journalist of the Year. Despite the current pandemic screeching the nation to a halt, the national journalist of the year contest continues on schedule. By the March 15 deadline, we received…
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JEA announces its 2019 National High School Journalist of the Year

Over the past year, hundreds of high school journalists throughout the country worked hours to complete their portfolios for state Journalist of the Year contests, and the 36 state winners who entered the national competition were recognized April 25 at the opening ceremony of the JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention in Anaheim. The…
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JEA announces 2017 National High School Journalist of the Year

Meghan Bobrowsky of Davis (California) Senior High School, was named the 2017 National High School Journalist of the Year.

Julia Poe of Kansas named 2015 National High School Journalist of the Year

Poe will receive a $3,000 Sister Rita Jeanne Abicht Scholarship as part of her recognition from the Journalism Education Association.

Henry Rome earns journalist of the year recognition

At the closing ceremony of the JEA/NSPA convention in Phoenix, JEA announced the recipient of the $5,000 Journalist of the Year scholarship and runners up. 2009 NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR and winner of $5,000 Sister Rita Jeanne Scholarship: Henry Rome, Conestoga High School, Berwyn, Pa. (Susan Houseman, CJE, and Cyndi Crothers-Hyatt advisers)…
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