JEA Journalist of the Year Scholarship Application

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This application should only be completed after a student has been named a state winner in the Journalist of the Year competition. While deadlines vary to enter the state competitions, the deadline for state winners to apply for the national award is 11:59 p.m. Central, March 15.
1. Name of Person Submitting Form *This question is required.
I am the
2. Student Information *This question is required.
For example, the name Raul Gonzalez might have the phonetic spelling "rah-OOL gon-SAH-les"
3. School Information *This question is required.
4. Other Information *This question is required.
Links to student portfolios will be listed on after the contest has concluded.
6. Please upload the student's high school transcript or a counselor’s statement including journalism classes taken, grades and current GPA. *This question is required.
(PDF file; maximum of one file accepted; file must be 2MB or less)
7. Please upload an action photo of applicant involved in some aspect of student media. *This question is required.
(JPG file accepted; file must be 1MB or less; please include a caption for the photo in the comments section)
8. Please upload three letters of recommendation from those who know the applicant well and understand the impact of the journalistic experience on the student’s life. *This question is required.
(PDF files accepted; files must each be less than 2MB)
9. Please upload the student's current resume, including all positions held in student media and their dates. *This question is required.
(PDF file accepted; file must be less than 2MB)
10. Please upload the student's self-analytical essay. Essay should not exceed two pages in length. *This question is required.
(PDF file accepted; file must be less than 2MB)
11. JEA would like to recognize all state winners on its social media accounts. Has this entrant's name already been announced? *This question is required.
12. Winners will be recognized at the Sunday awards ceremony at the JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention. Will the student and/or someone from the media program be in attendance?
Sign name using mouse or touch pad
Signature of