Keystone Pro Spotlight Contest

Society of Professional Journalists - Los Angeles Professional Chapter

Keystone Pro Spotlight Contest is open to journalists of Pennsylvania. The contest aims to award journalists who published an investigative story or series scooped other media and placed the public's right to know. The contest awards $100 to the category 1 winners with plaques to honor their work.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Residence:
    The Spotlight Contest is open to all journalists who either lived in Pennsylvania when their work was published or whose work was published in Pennsylvania.
  • Major/Career:
    The applicants must be a journalist.
  • Other Benefits:
    Winners will also receive an engraved glass plaque for first, second and third places.

Application Details

  • Transcript:
    Not required
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Other Materials:
    The applicant must submit a cover letter of no more than 500 words may accompany entries for the Spotlight and Editorial categories. The letter must contain: 1. One- to two- paragraph summary of the story or stories. 2. A discussion of its major finding and subsequent results. 3. An account of the difficulty or uniqueness of effort in obtaining the story.

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