Illinois JEA

Awards & Contests

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Giving You and Your Students Well-Deserved Recognition!

Illinois Journalism Education Association
Eastern Illinois University
Journalism Department
2521 Buzzard Hall
600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920
(217) 581-6003  •  [email protected]

The Illinois Journalism Education Association sponsors a number of awards and contests to recognize the efforts of high school journalism educators and their students, as well as school administrators and members of the public who support scholastic journalism. We also work closely with the Illinois High School Association to organize and manage the annual IHSA statewide journalism tournament.

Educator & Friend Awards

Student Contests

IHSA Journalism Tournament


Official site of the Illinois Journalism Education Association, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston
Awards & Contests