Winner of 2019 Dear Abby College Columnist Scholarship Contest Announced

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 17, 2019 – The National Society of Newspaper Columnists Education Foundation has announced the winner of the 2019 Dear Abby College Columnist Scholarship Contest, which recognizes the outstanding work of aspiring journalists. NSNCEF has awarded the 2019 scholarship to Marya Kuratova. She will receive a $5,000 scholarship in recognition of her excellent …

2018 Dear Abby College Columnist Scholarship Contest Winner Announced

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 10, 2018) – National Society of Newspaper Columnists Education Foundation (NSNCEF) has announced the winner of the 2018 Dear Abby College Columnist Scholarship Contest, which recognizes the outstanding work of aspiring journalists. The NSNCEF has awarded the 2018 scholarship to Danny Bugingo. He will receive a $5,000 scholarship in recognition of his …

Dear Abby’s Words of Wisdom to Young Journalists

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Longtime columnist Dear Abby, aka Jeanne Phillips, recently shared thoughts about the potential of young columnists and other journalists in a Q-and-A. She is sponsoring the Dear Abby College Columnist Scholarship Program, the annual contest for college newspaper columnists. Three prizes will be awarded with first place getting a $1,500 scholarship and expenses paid to …