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2004 High School Essay Contest Scholarship Winners



Contact: Gail Kiles, Assistant Programs Director, 317/927.8000 ext.204 or gkiles@spj.org
Julie Grimes, Deputy Executive Director, 317.927.8000 ext.216 or jgrimes@spj.org

SPJ announces and congratulates the three scholarship winners in the 2004 High School Essay Contest.

Hundreds of public, private and home school students, grades nine through 12, submitted 300-500 word essays on “What Free Media Means to America.” Contest details may be found at http://www.spj.org/awards_hs.asp

The winners follow.

First Place, $1000 Scholarship Winner:
Heather Hamilton of Sentinel High School in Missoula, Montana

Second Place, $500 Scholarship Winner:
Logan Oyler of Hickory High School in Chesapeake, Virginia

Third Place, $300 Scholarship Winner:
Joey Muffler of Bishop Ireton High School in Alexandria, Virginia

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