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MJEA Rising Star Award

The Missouri Journalism Education Association would like to recognize the efforts of up and coming advisers in the state with the Rising Star Award. The state criteria mirrors JEA’s for this national award:

  • Applications for the Rising Star Award are due March 1, 2016, at 11:59 p.m.
  • Have one to five years’ journalism teaching and/or advising experience. (May be entering the sixth year.)
  • Demonstrate a commitment to journalism education.
  • Foster an awareness of the rights and responsibilities granted by the First Amendment.
  • Seek additional professional development opportunities to improve skills as a journalism adviser/teacher.
  • Encourage student editors to attend workshops, conferences and conventions.
  • Show commitment to continually improve the medium or media advised. Empower student editors to make all editorial decisions in a responsible way without content being subject to prior review.
The official site of the Missouri Journalism Education Association - an affiliate of JEA
MJEA Rising Star Award