A reminder about our high school journalism contest:

Your hard work covering school and neighborhood issues may deserve more than a pat on the back.

voiceofsandiego.org would like to celebrate excellence in student news and promote online platforms for high school journalism with the VOSD Awards for Excellence in High School Journalism. We’re calling for your best entries in the following categories: best news story, best editorial, best feature, best photograph or video and best online news website. And, there’s a $500 prize for each category.

The contest is open to all school-sponsored student newspapers or student news websites in San Diego County public schools. Eligible work must have been originally published during the 2010-2011 school year (between August 2010 and May 6, 2011). Deadline to submit is: May 6, 2011.

Entries will be judged on journalistic style and quality, relevance to the student audience, and insightfulness.

Ready to send yours in? Get more information and download the entry form. Questions about the contest should be sent to camille@voiceofsandiego.org.

Also, a special thanks to our generous awards sponsors Bob, Karen, and Heather Bowden.

We look forward to receiving your entries.

Dagny Salas was web editor at Voice of San Diego from 2010 to 2013. She was an investigative fellow at VOSD from 2009 to 2010.

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