Supported by the
New Jersey Press Foundation
810 Bear Tavern Road, Suite 307
West Trenton, NJ 08628-1019

e-mail: collegepress@njpa.org
website: www.njcollegepress.org

 

 

About NJCPA

NJ College Newspapers

NJ College Journalism Programs

Journalism Career Information

College Newspaper Resources

Scholarships &
Internships

College Newspaper Contest

News & Information


2013-14 College Newspaper Contest

The Winners Are...
going to be announced here on March 24 by 5 pm.

For the results:
List of winners
Awards presentation slides (available after  April 12)

Spring Program & Awards Luncheon
Saturday, April 12 10 am - 1:30 pm
Courtyard by Marriott Cranbury-South Brunswick
(just off NJ Turnpike exit 8-A)

Spring Awards Program:
Sexting, Confessions & Facebook
How to avoid legal woes online

C.L. Lindsey III will talk about the legal problems you and your college newspaper face using social media. Nationally known for his expertise in student and academic law, Lindsey is an attorney, founder of the Coalition for Student & Academic Rights, and author of the book The College Student's Guide to the Law.

For more about the Spring Program & Awards Luncheon and to make reservations: College Awards Program


It's Contest Season!
College Contest Rules
for 2013-2014
This year's New Jersey College Newspaper Contest rules are available now.


Plan Ahead:
Internship & Scholarship applications for Summer 2015
will be available in November

2015 Summer Internships

Newspaper Internships
Eight-week summer internships at New Jersey newspapers for students interest in pursuing a journalism career. Each student will receive $3,200.

Mac Borg New Media Internship
Six-week summer internship worth $2,100 for college students pursuing a career in journalism and wants to expand beyond the traditional newspaper experience.

Lloyd P. Burns New Media Internship
Six-week summer internship worth $2,100 for college students pursuing a career in journalism and wants to expand beyond the traditional newspaper experience.

Isaac Roth Media / Business Internship
Six-week summer internship at a New Jersey newspaper or media company for a student interested in pursuing a career in business- or circulation-related career in media. Student will receive $2,100.

2015 Scholarship Programs

Bernard Kilgore Memorial Scholarship
$5,000 college scholarship awarded to a high school student who is planning to pursue a career in journalism. This student also is named the Garden State Scholastic Press Association's New Jersey High School Journalist of the Year.

Bob Stevens Memorial Scholarship
$2,000 college scholarship awarded through the Garden State Scholastic Press Association to a high school senior who has demonstrated dedication to their school newspaper or yearbook.

Richard Drukker Memorial Scholarship
$2,000 scholarship awarded to an outstanding Montclair State University student journalist.

For more information about these programs, contact John O'Brien, NJPF director, at (609) 406-0600, ext. 13, or jjobrien@njpa.org.
 


Editors and faculty advisers:

Please keep us up to date! Check your newspaper's information in the directory of New Jersey College Newspapers. E-mail updates to collegepress@njpa.org.

 

For more information about NJCPA
John O'Brien
(609) 406-0600, ext. 13
jjobrien@njpa.org

 

 
 



List of winners
Awards presentation slides
To request duplicate awards


Winners of NJPF's 2013 Scholarships and Internships announced:

2013 Bernard Kilgore Memorial Scholarship
Winner

Jullian Bao, J.P. Stevens High School. She also has been named New Jersey's High School Journalist of the Year.

For more information


2013 Newspaper Summer Internship Winners

Adam Offitzer of Scotch Plains, a student at University of Maryland, will intern at The Record.

Lisa Hagen of Clark, a student at Boston University, will intern at The Star-Ledger.

John Michael Colon of Asbury Park, a student at Princeton University, will intern at the Asbury Park Press.

Samantha Safchinsky of Cape May Court House, a student at Rowan University, will intern at Catamaran Media.

For more information


2013 Mac Borg
New Media Internship Winners

Jaclyn Antonacci of Ship Bottom, a student at WIlliam Patterson University, will intern at The Record / NorthJersey.com

Alexander Silady of Edison, a student at New York University, will intern at The Jersey Journal / jjournal.com.

Allison Kowalski of Shrewsbury, a student at George Washington University, will intern at the Asbury Park Press / APP.com.

For more information


2013 Isaac Roth Media Business / Circulation
Internship Winner

Ian Wenik
of Short Hills, a student at the University of Pennsylvania, will intern at Hudson Reporter Newspapers.

For more information


2013 Richard Drukker Memorial Scholarship Winner

Stephanie Agudelo, a student at Montclair State University.

For more information


New Jersey Press Foundation
is the charitable division of
New Jersey Press Association


 

Serving New Jersey college newspapers since 1952
The mission of NJCPA is to advance the prestige and integrity of New Jersey college newspapers.