March 25, 2015
Press Women of Texas offers a $500 scholarship in 2015 to students preparing for a career in journalism or communications.
The scholarship goes to a student at a Texas college or university and is administered by Press Women of Texas.
To be eligible for the $500 scholarship, the student must be at least a second-semester sophomore enrolled in a Texas college or university accredited program, preparing for a career in communications.
For more information and to apply for the scholarship, please see Scholarships, print and complete the application and mail with postmark by March 25, 2015.
High School Contest Opens
Get all the information about the Edith Fox King High School Journalism Contest hosted by Press Women of Texas here: Edith Fox King High School Journalism Contest
Texas boasts national award winners for 2014 and plans for a repeat for 2015. Contact director Kathie Magers, firstname.lastname@example.org for online and hard-copy entry questions.
Mary Lou Hazal
Scholarship fund will memorialize Mary Lou Hazal
Members and others may contribute to the PWT scholarship fund in memory of long time member and past president Mary Lou Hazal who was buried February 19, 2015. The board voted to contribute $50 and invited others to donate to the scholarship fund to honor Mary Lou's service to the organization and the profession. Send checks to treasurer Kay Casey, P O Box 173, Denison, TX 75020. See Member News for more information.
Annual conference set June 12-14
The Sunday House Inn and Suites is the site of the 122nd annual conference with vice president Janet McDaniel making arrangements. Reservation information and the conference schedule will be posted here with forms available on the meetings/conference pages.
See the conference location. Click here Sunday House Inn and Suites