Graphic Design: Students should submit a digital logo with a First Amendment theme that could be used for a t-shirt or poster.
SPJ/JEA Essay Contest Topic: “Why is it important that we have news media that are independent of the government?”
300-500 words, typed, double-spaced
Check the link below for additional criteria.
Deadline for the graphic design and essay contest is Monday, February 15, 2016. Send to
(Anyone can enter the national essay competition, but for those who enter and place at the state level, IHSPA will pay the entry fee and forward the essay from Indiana to the national competition.)