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Telegraph Herald Scholastic Journalist Award

Award Amount
$1,500
Awards Available
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Deadline
April 6, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Telegraph Herald Scholastic Journalist Awards are presented to high school seniors studying within the Telegraph Herald's circulation area (roughly a 50-mile radius of Dubuque, Iowa). Applicants must be active in the editorial aspect (news, web, sports, features, photo and art/graphics) of newspapers and submit portfolios demonstrating experience, talent and leadership in newspaper journalism.

    Requirements
    - A letter from the journalism adviser or faculty member, detailing the student's activities and performance in newspaper journalism; six non-returnable published works, mounted on 8 1/2 x 11-inch sheets and accompanied by the student's written comments about the portfolio
    - The works may include work published in newspapers other than school publications, such as community weeklies or the TH
    - An essay by the applicantconcerning the impact journalism has had on him or her personally; essays should be no more than 500 words

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  • Contact
  • Brian Cooper, Executive Editor
  • PO Box 688
  • Dubuque, IA 52004-0688
  • bcooper@wcinet.com
  • 563-588-5662

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