2020-21 Calendar

Oct. 15, 2020
Early-bird registration ends —
JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention

Nov. 6, 2020 (extended from Oct. 2)
Deadline: Online Pacemaker entries. Judges’ review begins Nov. 9.

Nov. 13, 2020
Convention registration closes —
JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention

Nov. 19-21, 2020
JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention,
presented virtually, with access to pre-convention content
starting Nov. 16.

Nov. 30, 2020 (extended from Nov. 2)
Deadline: Yearbook Pacemaker entries
Deadline: Magazine/Literary Pacemaker entries

Dec. 10, 2020
Deadline: Fall Clips & Clicks contest

January 2021
Registration opens —
JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention

Go to seattle.journalismconvention.org starting in January 2021 for the latest information — including the status of the on-site convention.

Jan. 31, 2021
Fall Clips & Clicks contest winners announced

Feb. 12, 2021
Deadline: Wikoff Scholarship for Editorial Leadership applications
Deadline: Journalism Honor Roll applications

April 8-10, 2021
JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention, Sheraton, Seattle

May 15, 2021
Deadline:
Spring Clips & Clicks contest

May 2021
Registration opens —
NSPA Gloria Shields Workshop, Dallas

Go to gloriashieldsworkshop.com
starting in May 2021 for the latest information — including the status
of the on-site workshop.

June 25, 2021
Deadline: NSPA Individual Awards
Deadlines: Broadcast, Newspaper/Newsmagazine, Specialty Magazine and Innovation Pacemaker entries

June 28-July 1, 2021
NSPA Gloria Shields Workshop, Dallas. Bonus classes June 27.

June 30, 2021
Spring Clips & Clicks contest winners announced