2015 Nebraska Student Journalist of the Year

Nebraska Student Journalist of the Year
If you have seniors preparing their Journalist of the Year portfolios, please remind them that the deadline is Feb. 15 at the state level.
The application form for Nebraska can be found here:
The portfolio itself should be in electronic form – a wordpress site is a good avenue for that – and it should follow all the national criteria found at:

The site has FAQs and some sample portfolios. Please utilize the resources available.
The scoring rubric used at the national level will be the same one we use here in Nebraska to determine our winner.
The Nebraska winner will also earn a $500 scholarship check from NHSPA.
Questions, please email Marsha Kalkowski, MJE, JEA State Director [email protected].  Use JOY in the subject line.