Press Day
Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Kilcawley Student Center

Download Form A (below), print it, complete it, and place this form on top of all materials in your entry packet. This form must be filled out by the publication’s adviser to ensure eligibility of all entries. Failure to return this form will result in the disqualification of the school from Press Day competition. All work submitted must be created, written and designed by students. Failure to provide accurate information about authorship or to disclose information about outside assistance will result in the disqualification of the school from Press Day competition.

FORM A   Verification of Authenticity

Entry Forms
Entries must be postmarked by March 28 to be considered for awards. Mail completed entry forms to:

YSU/TCJA Press Day
Department of English
One University Plaza
Youngstown State University
Youngstown, OH 44555

FORM N1  Overall Newspaper Contest
FORM N2 Most Improved Newspaper Award
FORM N3 Rules and Individual Award
FORM N4 Newspaper Individual Award judging criteria

Newspaper On-Site Critique Registration

FORM L Literary Magazine Contest
FORM V1 Video Contest
FORM V2 Video Contest Criteria
FORM V3 Video Critique Registration
Web Design
FORM W1 Web Design Contest
FORM W2 Web Design Criteria
FORM Y1   Yearbook Contest

Best Yearbook Theme Contest

Dolores P. Sullivan/Pat Shively
Journalism Scholarship Awards
FORM SS1  Student Application
FORM SS2 Adviser Authorization
Additional Awards
FORM SP1 Adviser of the Year Award
FORM SP2 Staff Member of the Year Award

It is possible for no winners to be chosen in a category.  In addition, the Press Day board is asking students and advisers to attach a narrative outlining any unique problems faced in the production of the newspaper, including prior review.

Please note: All Press Day forms are PDF files and require a PDF reader (such as Adobe Acrobat Reader) in order to be downloaded and viewed/printed. To obtain a free copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader, click here.

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