Hall of Fame

First-place winners of the National Society of Newspaper Columnists annual scholarship contest.

  • 1999 Rob Nelson, University of North Carolina
  • 2000 Brady Dennis, University of North Carolina
  • 2001 Andrew DeMillo, University of Georgia
  • 2002 Jessica Lee, University of Arizona
  • 2003 Dan Nguyen, Iowa State University
  • 2004 Samantha Aanthos, Arizona State University
  • 2005 Matt Barnwell, University of Georgia
  • 2006 Fernanda Diaz, Columbia University
  • 2007 Cynthia Waite, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • 2008 Kristin Butler, Duke University
  • 2009 Paul Bowers, University of South Carolina
  • 2010 Derek Wilson, Ball State University
  • 2011 Jocelyn Rousey, Boston College
  • 2012, Jesse Rifkin, University of Connecticut
  • 2013, Blake Seitz, University of Georgia
  • 2014, Maya Richard-Craven, University of Southern California
  • 2015, R.J. Vogt, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
  • 2016, Jake Schmidt, University of Texas
  • 2017, Archer Parquette, Boston College
  • 2018, Danny Bugingo, University of Idaho
  • 2019, Marya Kuratova, McDaniel College, Maryland

The scholarship program of the NSNC Education Foundation is on hiatus.