We have posted video of the ceremony we held on Thursday, Feb. 3, to present the 2020 George Mason Award to Jean Boone, publisher of the Richmond Free Press, and posthumously to her husband, Ray, who founded the newspaper 30 years ago.
The Virginia SPJ,SDX Educational Foundation invites applications from college students for fellowships to support journalism internships this summer.
Josephine Walker, one of three Virginia college students who received 2021 summer newsroom fellowships from the Virginia SPJ,SDX Educational Foundation, used her stipend to support her internship with NBC News’ “Meet the Press.”
Two students attending VCU and one at UMW have been named 2021 summer newsroom fellows.
Virginia SPJ,SDX Educational Foundation and Society of Professional Journalists, Virginia Pro Chapter $1,500 FELLOWSHIPS SUPPORT SUMMER NEWSROOM INTERNSHIPS Two $1,500 cash fellowships that support summer newsroom internships are available to rising juniors or seniors at an accredited Virginia college or university. The internships must be at least six weeks’ full-time work at bona fide newsContinue reading “Students, apply for summer 2017 newsroom fellowships”