LOCAL CANCELLATIONS & DELAYS

Presented by Telegraph Herald.

Selection criteria

» Nominees must be seniors at high schools in the Telegraph Herald service area.

» Nominees must be active in the editorial aspect (news, web, sports, features, photo and art/graphics) of newspapers. Yearbook work is not considered.

» Judges' decisions are final.

The application package

» A letter from the journalism adviser or faculty member, detailing the student's activities and performance in newspaper journalism. Include email addresses for student and adviser

»Six non-returnable published works, mounted on
8 1/2 x 11-inch sheets and accompanied by the student's written comments about the portfolio. The works may include work published in newspapers other than school publications, such as community weeklies or the TH.

» An essay by the nominee concerning the impact journalism has had on him or her personally. Essays should be no more than 500 words.

Applications are due by 5 p.m. Wednesday July 1, 2020.

Send entry package to:

Scholastic Journalist Award

Amy Gilligan, Executive Editor

Telegraph Herald

P.O. Box 688

Dubuque, IA 52004-0688

The award recipient will receive a one-time $1,000
scholarship award and a commemorative plaque.

For more information contact:

Amy Gilligan, Executive Editor

amy.gilligan@thmedia.com

563-588-3823

Entries will be judged on the following percentage basis

  Percent
Overall quality of portfolio 25
Impact/significance of work 15
Creativity/originality of work 10
Nominee's essay 25
Leadership 15
Letter of recommendation 10
Total 100
Local and national coronavirus coverage

Photo Gallery

Video Gallery

Email Alerts

Most
Recent

Most
Read

News in
your town

IOWA
Dubuque
Asbury
Dyersville
Bellevue
Clayton County
Delaware County
Dubuque County
Jackson County
ILLINOIS
East Dubuque
Galena
Jo Daviess County
WISCONSIN
Platteville
Lancaster
Crawford County
Grant County
Iowa County
Lafayette County
Navalny says nerve agent was found 'in and on' his body
Acting alone, U.S. moves to restore U.N. Iran sanctions
CDC changes, then retracts, position on virus spread
Europe adopts tougher virus restrictions as infections surge
1 injured when vehicle rear-ends baler near Lancaster
Where is COVID-19? Maps of confirmed cases in Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin (as of Monday)
Authorities: 2 Jo Daviess County men arrested for shooting
Dubuque group raises $85,000 for research at children's hospital
Planned SW Wisconsin innovation hub lands federal grant as part of $1.1 million investment
Wisconsin DNR seeks 10-year stewardship renewal
U.N. at 75 faces deeply polarized world
Iowa college cancels classes after body found in burning ditch
Documents: 3 arrested in Dubuque part of 'large-scale drug syndicate' focused on fraudulent prescriptions
U.S. household wealth hits record even as economy struggles
Trump to make court pick by Saturday, Ginsburg services set
40 additional COVID-19 cases in Dubuque County in 24 hours
Ellen DeGeneres makes on-air apology, vows a 'new chapter'
Suspected drunken driver causes crash that kills 2 in Wisconsin
Chicago steakhouse to close after nearly 50 years
Hillcrest to offer memorial lights during Reflections in Park
Dubuque solid waste agency to resume acceptance of household hazardous items
High court front-runner hailed by right, feared by left
ATVs, UTVs on Dubuque County roads mark popular, quiet 1st year
Biz Buzz: New coffee shop in Dubuque; Galena bank marks anniversary; accounting firm earns honors
During Dubuque center's event, retired police chief shares immigrant integration efforts
47 additional COVID-19 cases in Dubuque County; Iowa's total tops 80,000
Dubuque man sentenced to probation for burglary in which shots fired
Gordmans location in PDC closing
Clayton County sustainable farmers first to take over farm donated to land trust
City to plow Dubuque County roads near John Deere this winter
Boscobel nonprofit pushes forward with construction 26-mile bike trail
Ernst's staff to hold office hours in 5 local counties
Local law enforcement reports
Dubuque officials face challenges in distributing assistance to struggling residents
Ask the TH: Why are there walkways on Southwest Arterial bridges?
Kickoff 2020: Wisconsin hybrid league kicks off this week
Local roundup: UD wins pair of golf meets
NFL: Trubisky tosses 2 TD passes, Barkley hurt as Bears edge Giants
Koneru: 5 important questions to ask regarding your cancer care
Ask Amy: Scorned husband needs dose of cordial
Mayo Clinic Q&A: Diagnosing ADHD
Geography quiz
NFL: Colts drop Vikings to 0-2
Television Q&A
Drs. Oz and Roizen: Don't let pain get better of you
NBA playoffs: Lakers beat Nuggets at buzzer
Parker: Trump brokers Middle East peace, prosperity
Page: Why I wince when I hear 'white privilege'
YOUR HOROSCOPE: September 21