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Almost There!

Congratulations to everyone in the student media and scholastic journalism community. You have almost made it to the end of a semester unlike any other. We commend you and your students! To keep up-to-date on programming and opportunities, subscribe to NCSMA’s newsletter, The Scoop. Take a look at the fall issues, just released for your review. Visit ncsma.unc.edu/newsletter or email ncsma@unc.edu for more information.

N.C. Journalist of the Year
Deadline Approaching

High school seniors are encouraged to apply to win a $3,000 scholarship and a $500 award for their high school journalism program. Three alternates will each receive $1,000 scholarships, and the alternates’ high school journalism programs will receive $250 each. The winner will be eligible to compete in the National High School Journalist of the Year competition for an additional $3,000 scholarship! Portfolios must be received by Feb. 15.

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Teaching Fellowship Program Announced

North Carolina high school journalism teachers and student media/publication advisers are encouraged to apply to NCSMA’s annual fellowship program. The 2021 course, Teaching Multimedia Storytelling in the Secondary School, will be offered online July 11-17. Applications must be received by May 15.

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Carolina Sports Journalism Camp
Applications Open Dec. 1

Rising high school juniors and seniors with an interest in sports and media are encouraged to apply to this workshop with UNC-Chapel Hill. Students will receive classroom instruction, cover a press conference, engage with hands-on learning and much more! Lead instructor is former Sports Illustrated senior writer and current MJ-School instructor Tim Crothers. Applications must be received by April 1.

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