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Submissions being accepted for spring contests

Schools may now submit entires for the 2020 IHSPA spring contests. Several of the important dates for these competitions have changed, so please read the following information carefully: FIRST AMENDMENT SYMPOSIUM CONTESTS — DUE FEB. 14, FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FEB. 21, RECOGNIZED AT STATEHOUSE MARCH 10 DAVID ADAMS FIRST AMENDMENT CONTEST ($100 prize to winning school, […]

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Spring contest winners eligible for prize money

New for 2019, the Indiana High School Press Association will provide financial awards to spring contest winners. Guidelines for each competition are as follows: DAVID ADAMS FIRST AMENDMENT CONTEST ($100 prize to winning school, $50 prize to second place) Named after former IU Student Media Director and fierce student rights advocate David Adams, this award […]

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First Amendment Contest Postmark Deadline, Feb. 15

This year’s First Amendment Symposium will be held at the Indiana Statehouse on March 6, 2013 at 4 p.m. There are many contest categories students can enter. The Society of Professional Journalists are promoting an essay contest with the prompt: “Why is it important that we have news media that are independent of the government?” […]

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