Aug. 24, 2023
National Scholastic Press Association announces the finalists in its 2023 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion competition.
Individual Award winners will be announced at the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention, in Boston, at the 3:30 p.m. awards ceremony on Saturday, Nov. 4.
This award is generously sponsored by the University of Minnesota’s Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
A gallery of winners will be posted after the Nov. 4 announcement.
Finalists below are listed by state.
Individual Award finalists
3:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, awards ceremony
Winners announced —
Specialty Magazine Pacemaker
Best of Show
Pacemakers in Innovation, Literary Arts Magazine, Online and Yearbook will be presented at the Kansas City, Missouri, convention, April 4-6, 2024.
Scot Scoop, Carlmont High School, Belmont, California
The streets of the city: a rising residence for youth
Payton Anderson, Brennen Ho
The Paly Voice, Palo Alto High School, Palo Alto, California
Muwekma Ohlone leader promotes federal recognition
International Dateline, Washington International School, Washington, District of Columbia
Ben’s Chili Bowl: The Heart of D.C.’s Black Community
The Trinity Voice, Trinity Preparatory School, Winter Park, Florida
Bridget Baker, Mack Jones, Jessica Sehgal,
Milo Slevin, Marin Ubersox
The Evanstonian, Evanston Township High School, Evanston, Illinois
A historical tug of war
The Harbinger, Shawnee Mission East High School, Prairie Village, Kansas
Discipline or Disrespect?
Lair, Shawnee Mission Northwest High School, Shawnee, Kansas
Dear Little Me
Call, Kirkwood High School, Kirkwood, Missouri
A walk in her shoes
Tower, The Masters School, Dobbs Ferry, New York
How diverse is your AP class
The Standard, The American School in London, London, United Kingdom
Rebuilding: Syrian refugee girls pursue education