There is still time.
There is still time to enter work from student newspapers, yearbooks and video news the High School Communications Competition sponsored by the Illinois Woman’s Press Association and the National Federation of Press Women. Earn recognition for students, teachers and schools. The National Association of Secondary School Principals has placed the contest on its “NASSP National Advisory List of Contests and Activities.”
The student’s work must have been completed between March 1, 2013, and February 28, 2014. Illinois student entries must be submitted electronically by March 10, 2014. Entering is fast and easy through the new electronic entry submission at https://omnicontests4.com/default.aspx?comp_id=1282
Student members enjoy all the same benefits as professionals, as well as the opportunity to amass those all-important professional bylines that will beef up portfolios for those entering the job market. Write feature stories for PenPoints, the IWPA's quarterly newsletter that can also be entered for consideration in the annual Mate E. Palmer Communications Contest.