The Indiana High School Press Association hopes staffs will take advantage of the Hoosier Star Evaluation Service and accompanying guidebooks to enhance the overall quality of their respective student media outlet. Students and their advisers are encouraged to utilize these educational tools during planning sessions and production cycles throughout the school year to set high standards for their journalism program and better serve their audience.
All submissions are eligible for the Hoosier Star Award. Work is evaluated by a judge who has completed the JEA critique training.
• Abbreviated (members: $30 • non-members: $55) — content rankings ONLY, does not include detailed feedback
• Full (members: $50 • non-members: $75) — content rankings, detailed feedback, outlined strategies for success
Broadcast: Full • Abbreviated
Newspaper/Newsmagazine: Full • Abbreviated
Website: Full • Abbreviated
Yearbook: Full • Abbreviated
Entry Forms & Deadlines
IMPORTANT: All submissions MUST include a completed entry form for their respective student media outlet.