State Submission Deadlines

Alabama
State Director
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Susan Newell MJE, NBCT
Alabama
Home 1150 Valley Forge Road Tuscaloosa AL 35406 Cell Phone: 205-454-9394
Categories: State Directors
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Submission Deadline Jan. 4, 2019
Website Alabama Scholastic Press Association
Submitting Entries  Email to ASPA.
Alaska
State Director
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Chad Eichenlaub
Alaska
Work Unalaska City High School PO Box 570 Unalaska AK 99685 Work Phone: 907-581-1222 Cell Phone: 907-359-1340
Categories: State Directors
Updated 7 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Arizona
State Director
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Christine Brandell Melendez
Arizona
Work Paradise Valley High School 3950 E Bell Road Phoenix AZ 85032 Work Phone: 602-449-7000
Categories: State Directors
Updated 9 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website Arizona Interscholastic Press Association
Submitting Entries Email to the AZAIPA Board
Arkansas
State Director
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Justin Turner
Arkansas
Home 1013 Shobe Road Bryant AR 72022 Cell Phone: 501-838-0354
Categories: State Directors
Updated 9 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline March 1, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
California
State Director
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Danielle Ryan MJE
California
Work Carlsbad High School 3557 Lancer Way Carlsbad CA 92008 Home Phone: 858-349-3451
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 1, 2019
Website  California Journalist of the Year State Application
Submitting Entries Submit applications online at above link.
Colorado
State Director
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Kristi Rathbun MJE
Colorado
Work Rock Canyon High School 5810 McArthur Ranch Road Highlands Ranch CO 80124 Work Phone: 303-387-3000
Categories: State Directors
Updated 9 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website Colorado Student Media Association
Submitting Entries Mail to Jack Kennedy, 9253 Sori Ln, Highlands Ranch, CO 80126, or email to Jack Kennedy.
Connecticut
State Director
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David Fortier
Connecticut
Work Rocky Hill High School 50 Chapin Ave Rocky Hill CT 06067 Cell Phone: 860-690-4358
Categories: State Directors
Updated 3 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Delaware
State Director
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Dennis Leizear CJE
Delaware
Work Padua Academy 905 N. Broom St. Wilmington DE 19806 Work Phone: 302-421-3739
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to Dennis Leizear
Cell phone: 847-421-5278
District of Columbia
State Director
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Clare Berke
District of Columbia
Work Benjamin Banneker Academic High School 800 Euclid St. NW Washington DC 20001 Work Phone: 202-671-6320 Cell Phone: 303-709-8304
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Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Florida
State Director
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Renee Burke MJE
Florida
Work William R. Boone High School 1000 E. Kaley St. Orlando FL 32806
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 8, 2019
Website Florida Scholastic Press Association
Submitting Entries Submit on website. (MyFSPA.com/evaluations)
Georgia
State Director
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Karen Collier CJE
Georgia
Work Veterans High School 340 Piney Grove Rd Kathleen GA 31047 Work Phone: 478-218-7537 Cell Phone: 478-335-5476
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 2, 2019
Website Georgia Scholastic Press Association
Submitting Entries Email URL to Diane Murray at murrayd@uga.edu
Hawaii
State Director
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Jenny Howe
Hawaii
Work President Theodore Roosevelt High School 1120 Nehoa St. Honolulu HI 96822 USA Work Phone: 808-307-0515 Cell Phone: 808-489-4425
Categories: State Directors
Updated 4 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website  Hawaii Journalist of the Year State Application
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Idaho
State Director
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William Love
Idaho
Work Sandpoint High School 410 S Division St Sandpoint ID 83864 Cell Phone: 208-890-6975
Categories: State Directors
Updated 2 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 16, 2019
Website Idaho Journalist of the Year State Application
Submitting Entries Submit at online application (above).
Illinois
State Director
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Brenda Field MJE
Illinois
Work Glenbrook South High School 4000 W. Lake Ave. Glenview IL 60026 Work Phone: 847-486-4509
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website Illinois Journalism Education Association
Submitting Entries Submit on website.
Indiana
State Director
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Nancy Hastings MJE
Indiana
Home 9234 Prairie Ave. Highland IN 46322-2339 Home Phone: 219-838-6743
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website Indiana High School Press Association
Submitting Entries Submit on website.
Iowa
State Director
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Leslie Shipp MJE
Iowa
Work Johnston High School 6501 N.W. 62nd Ave. PO Box 10 Johnston IA 50131 Work Phone: 515-278-0449
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website Iowa High School Press Association
Submitting Entries Submit on website.
Kansas
State Director
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Susan Massy
Kansas
Work Shawnee Mission Northwest H.S. 12701 W. 67th St. Shawnee KS 66216 Work Phone: 913-993-7286 Work Fax: 913-993-7466
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Submission Deadline Feb. 1, 2019
Website Kansas Scholastic Press Association
Submitting Entries Submit on website.
Kentucky
State Director
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Larry Steinmetz CJE
Kentucky
Home Bullitt East High School 11450 Highway 44 E Mount Washington KY 40047 Work Phone: 502-869-6400 Cell Phone: 502-727-8538 Work Fax: 502-538-8368
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline  Feb.  15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Louisiana
State Director
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Albert Dupont
Louisiana
Work Loyola University School of Mass Communication 6363 St. Charles Ave. Box 201 New Orleans LA 70118 Work Phone: 504-865-2653 Cell Phone: 504-465-0637
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline  Jan. 21, 2019
Website  Louisiana application form
Submitting Entries Email to state director
Maine
State Director
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Marcie Young
Maine
Work Presque Isle High School 16 Griffin St Presque Isle ME 04769 Home Phone: 207-551-3223
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Maryland
State Director
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Jessica Nassau CJE
Maryland
Work Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School 11710 Hunters Lane Rockville MD 20852 Work Phone: 301-692-4971
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 10, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Massachusetts
State Director
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Bretton Zinger MJE
Massachusetts
Home 238 Austin St West Newton MA 02465 Cell Phone: 202-316-0309
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb.16, 2019
Website  Massachusetts form
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Michigan
State Director
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Timothy Morley CJE
Michigan
Home PO Box 396 Topinabee MI 49791 Home Phone: 231-238-4788
Categories: State Directors
Updated 2 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 17, 2019
Website Michigan Interscholastic Press Association
Submitting Entries Submit on website.
Minnesota
State Director
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Laurie Hansen MJE
Minnesota Stillwater Area High School
Work 5701 Stillwater Blvd. N. Stillwater MN 55082 Work Phone: 651-351-8128
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline March 1, 2019
Website  http://minnjournalism.org/
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Mississippi
State Director
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R.J. Morgan CJE
Mississippi
Work The University of Mississippi 102 Farley Hall PO Box 1848 University MS 38677 Work Phone: 662-915-7150
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline  Feb. 15 (perpetual)
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Missouri
State Director
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Erin Sucher-O’Grady CJE
Missouri
Work Clayton High School 1 Mark Twain Circle Clayton MO 63105 Work Phone: 314-854-6668 Cell Phone: 314-807-3945
Categories: State Directors
Updated 3 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 9, 2019
Website Missouri Student Journalist of the Year Award Submission Page
Submitting Entries Email to Judge and state director. (See website for specific details.)
Montana
State Director
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Linda Ballew MJE
Montana
Home 2212 4th St. S. Great Falls MT 59405 Home Phone: 406-727-2795 Cell Phone: 406-799-8313
Categories: State Directors
Updated 9 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 13, 2019
Website Montana Journalism Education Association
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Nebraska
State Director
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Marsha Kalkowski MJE
Nebraska
Work Marian High School 7400 Military Ave. Omaha NE 68134-3398 Work Phone: 402-571-2618, ext 1134 Work Fax: 402-571-2978
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15 (perpetual)
Website Nebraska High School Press Association
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Nevada
State Director
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Matthew LaPorte CJE
Nevada
Work Southwest Career and Technical Academy 7050 W. Shelbourne Ave. Las Vegas NV 89113 Home Phone: 702-406-3871
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 2, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
New Hampshire
State Director
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Adam Theriault
New Hampshire
Work Souhegan High School 412 Boston Post Rd Amherst NH 03031 Work Phone: 603-673-9940
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
New Jersey
State Director
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Greg Gagliardi CJE
New Jersey
Work Cherry Hill High School East 1750 Kresson Road Cherry Hill NJ 08003 Work Phone: 856-424-2222
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Submission Deadline Feb. 9, 2019
Website Garden State Scholastic Press Association (see Kilgore Scholarship)
Submitting Entries Send application, postmarked no later than Feb. 9, 2019:
Kilgore Scholarship Committee
New Jersey Press Foundation
810 Bear Tavern Road, Suite 102
West Trenton, NJ 08628-1022
New Mexico
State Director
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Nina Quintana CJE
New Mexico
Work Bernalillo High School 148 Spartan Alley Bernalillo NM 87004 Cell Phone: 505-450-7246 Work Phone: 505-404-5196
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline  Feb. 28, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Rebeca Zimmermann, 8109 Oso Feliz Dr. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87122
New York
State Director
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Katina Paron MJE
New York
Home NYC High School Journalism Collaborative at Baruch College 582 20th St Brooklyn NY 11218 Cell Phone: 718-755-6225
Categories: State Directors
Updated 3 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
North Carolina
State Director
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Marva Hutchinson
North Carolina
Work Providence Senior High School 1800 Pineville-Matthews Road Charlotte NC 28270 Work Phone: 980-343-5390
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Received by Feb. 15, 2019
Website North Carolina Scholastic Media Association
Submitting Entries Email to NCSMA. (See website for specifics.)
North Dakota
State Director
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Jeremy Murphy CJE
North Dakota
Work West Fargo High School 801 9th St. E. West Fargo ND 58078 Work Phone: 701-499-1864
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Ohio
State Director
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Maggie Cogar CJE
Ohio Ashland University
Work 401 College Ave. 138 Center for the Arts Ashland OH 44805 Cell Phone: 330-441-2860
Categories: State Directors
Updated 9 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline March 1, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Oklahoma
State Director
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Darla Tresner MJE
Oklahoma
Home 3512 Harvey Road Bartlesville OK 74006 Cell Phone: 918-214-5512
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Submission Deadline  Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Oregon
State Director
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Brian Eriksen
Oregon
Work South Salem High School
Categories: State Directors
Updated 4 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline  Feb. 15, 2019
Website  Oregon Journalism Education Association
Submitting Entries See OJEA website for more information.
Pennsylvania
State Director
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Beth Ann Brown CJE
Pennsylvania
Work Northeastern High School 300 High St. Manchester PA 17345 Home Phone: 717-421-3504 Work Phone: 717-266-3644
Categories: State Directors
Updated 7 months ago. Return to top.
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Kate Plows CJE
Pennsylvania
Home 1504 Windermere Road Apt 201 West Chester PA 19380 Home Phone: 484-467-2817
Categories: Uncategorized
Updated 7 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline March 1, 2019
Website Pennsylvania School Press Association
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Rhode Island
State Director
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Doreen Picozzi MJE
Rhode Island
Work Lincoln High School 135 Old River Road Lincoln RI 02865 Work Phone: 401-334-7500 Cell Phone: 401-524-6517
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 16, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
South Carolina
State Director
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Leslie Dennis
South Carolina
Work S.C. Scholastic Press Assn. and SIPA 800 Sumter St. School of Journalism and Mass Communications Columbia SC 29208 Work Phone: 803-777-6146
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website South Carolina Scholastic Press Association
Submitting Entries Email to Leslie Dennis.
South Dakota
State Director
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Marina Hendricks CJE
South Dakota
Home South Dakota State University School of Communication and Journalism Box 2235 Yeager Hall 224 Brookings SD 57007 Work Phone: (605) 688-6515
Categories: State Directors
Updated 4 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline  Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Tennessee
State Director
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Heather Nagel CJE
Tennessee
Work Christ Presbyterian Academy 2323 Old Hickory Blvd. Nashville TN 37215 Work Phone: 615-373-9550
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Jan. 17, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Texas
State Director
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Leah Waters CJE
Texas
Work Heritage High School 14040 Eldorado Pkwy Frisco TX 75035 Work Phone: 469-633-5955 x 25917 Cell Phone: 972-822-6950
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website http://www.taje.org/joy/
Submitting Entries Submit on website.
Utah
State Director
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Morgan Olsen
Utah
Work Rockwell Charter High School 3435 E Stonebridge Lane Eagle Mountain UT 84005
Categories: State Directors
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Vermont
State Director
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Nancy A. Olson CJE
Vermont
Home 45 Pratt Road Putney VT 05346 Home Phone: 802-387-5963
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Submission Deadline  Feb. 16, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Virginia
State Director
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Erinn Harris MJE
Virginia
Work Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology 6560 Braddock Road Alexandria VA 22312 Work Phone: 336-775-7397
Categories: State Directors, Uncategorized
Updated 10 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 16, 2019
Website Virginia Association of Journalism Teachers and Advisers
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Washington
State Director
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Anne Hayman MJE
Washington
Home Arlington High School 18821 Crown Ridge Blvd. Arlington WA 98223 Home Phone: 425-876-6495
Categories: State Directors
Updated 4 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website Washington Journalism Education Association
Submitting Entries Email to WJEA Executive Director Kathy Schrier. (See website for specifics.)
West Virginia
State Director
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Jessica N Bramer CJE
West Virginia
Work John Marshall High School 1300 Wheeling Ave. Glen Dale WV 26038 Work Phone: 304-843-4444
Categories: State Directors
Updated 9 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Wisconsin
State Director
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Matthew Smith CJE
Wisconsin
Work Fond du Lac High School 801 Campus Dr Fond du Lac WI 54935 Cell Phone: 920-266-5590
Categories: State Directors
Updated 3 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline  Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
Wyoming
State Director
Dawn Knudsvig
Wyoming
Work Arvada-Clearmont High School 1601 Meade Ave. P.O. Box 125 Clearmont WY 82835 Work Phone: 307-758-4444
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Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website Wyoming High School Student Press Association
Submitting Entries Email to state director.
International
Global Engagement Director
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Kelly Furnas MJE
Global Engagement Director
Work Elon University 2855 Campus Box Elon NC 27244 Cell Phone: 540-200-8665
Categories: Committee Chairs
Updated 3 months ago. Return to top.
Submission Deadline Feb. 15, 2019
Website
Submitting Entries Email to kfurnas@elon.edu
Cell phone: 540-200-8665
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