Journalist of the Year scholarship application now open

Senior high school journalists are now encouraged to begin preparing their portfolios for the 2019 North Carolina High School Journalist of the Year scholarship competition. The winner will receive the $3,000 Rachel Rivers-Coffey scholarship from the N.C. Press Foundation, and the two alternates will each receive a $1,000 scholarship. The deadline for receiving materials is Feb. 15. To learn more, visit the For Students section of our website.

The North Carolina Scholastic Media Association (NCSMA) serves scholastic journalism and works for its advancement. Member schools include middle and high schools from across the state.

Honors Journalism course materials

Thinking of developing an honors journalism course? Take advantage of North Carolina curricular materials collected for you here.


Advanced standards and scholastic journalism

N.C. Scholastic Media Advisers Association members have prepared this presentation illustrating how easily advanced standards may be applied to high school journalism classes.