The Minnesota High School Press Association serves the state’s high school journalists and advisers with programs and competitions that promote journalistic excellence.  

ABOUT MHSPA

Minnesota High School Press Association
2829 University Ave. SE, Suite 720, 
MinneapolisMN 55414
612-200-9254  •  info@studentpress.org

Interested in presenting a 50 minute session at the convention? Submit your proposal HERE by Sept. 10

SAVE THE DATE!

MHSPA State High School Journalism Convention
“10,000 to 1: Reporting by the Numbers”
Oct. 1, 2024
University of Minnesota

JEM All State entries

Enter your newspaper, website, magazine, broadcast, or yearbook in the JEM All State contest for a mini-critique and ranking of Gold, Silver, or Bronze. Awards will be presented at the fall 2024 convention.

2024 CONVENTION AWARDS

Enter the 2024 Gold Medallion Awards, presented at the fall 2024 convention.

> 2024 Gold Medallion entries

2023 CONVENTION AWARDS 

PAST MHSPA AWARDS 

Gold Medallion Awards

Honoring an academic year’s top individual work in six categories.

WINNERS  2023202220212020 • 2019
2018
 • 2017 • 2016

Best of Show Awards

MSHPA honors current work at its fall convention.

WINNERS  20232022 • 2021 (no convention)2020 • 2019 • 20172016 2015 

Minnesota Journalism
Educator of the Year

Recognizing the contributions and excellence of a journalism educator.

PAST WINNERS

Journalism Educators
of Minnesota All State Awards

Journalism Educators of Minnesota honors excellence in an academic year.

WINNERS  202320222021202020192018