High School Student Media Competitions

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2024 CoJMC Student Media Competitions

The CoJMC invites you to apply to the high school student media competition. Submissions will be received from January 15 to March 1. Awards will be announced on March 22. 

Each student may submit one individual previously published piece of work or class assignment into a a single category (up to two submissions maximum). Only one piece should be submitted to one category. Please fill out the form above to submit work. Ensure all of your documents/files are uploaded in the following name format: LASTNAME_FIRSTNAME_2024. All videos must be published on YouTube. Competition Categories are listed below.


  • Feature Story
  • News Story
  • Sports Story
  • Editorial



  • News Video
  • Feature Video 
  • Sports Video

Podcasting - Audio


  • News/Feature photograph
  • Sports photograph
  • Portrait photograph


  • Yearbook 
  • Newspaper
  • Magazine


  • Social Media
  • Graphics - art and computer

Questions: Contact Alex Fernando at 402.472.0219 or cojmcrecruitment@unl.edu