Kansas Scholastic Press Association..

Courage in Journalism Award

The award is presented to a high school student journalist or a team of student journalists who showed determination, despite difficulty or resistance, in lawfully exercising First Amendment press rights.

This award may be earned by demonstrating the following criteria: overcoming particularly impactful personal issues; facing a hostile or problematic school administration; or other types of oversight or hindrances.

Recipients of the award will receive a plaque and recognition during the KSPA State Contest opening ceremony and be profiled on the KSPA website.

View the full description of the award and required materials here.

Be the first winners of this award in 2019!

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Courage in Journalism Award