The SPJ Florida Scholarship Committee is proud to announce that Yacob Reyes of the University of South Florida will be receiving its 2021 college scholarship, a prize of $2,500 to be used toward the Fall 2021 semester.
SPJ Florida and the family of the late Molly Turner are pleased to announce that this year’s scholarship has been awarded to Meleah Lyden of the University of Florida.
June 28 • Chapter News
Finalists for 2021 Sunshine State Awards Announced
SPJ Florida is proud to announce the finalists of the 27th Annual Sunshine State Awards, recognizing the best of the state’s journalism from the 2020 calendar year.
SPJ Florida is joining with the First Amendment Foundation in calling for council members in a South Florida city to allow journalists to attend public meetings.
SPJ Florida will host its first meeting with its 2020-21 board on Weds., March 24 from 7-8 p.m.
SPJ Florida is pleased to announce that this year’s High School Newsroom Grants were awarded to: The Reef at Coral Shores High School in Tavernier Columbian Media at Columbia High School in Lake City Dunedin High School Newspaper at Dunedin High School in Dunedin The Talon at East Lake High School in Tarpon Springs Student newspaper at Blake High School in Tampa With the board approving to double the budget of the grant, the committee was able to give out more grants to deserving newsrooms.