Student Journalism

Investing in our future

The Wisconsin Newspaper Association Foundation recognizes the importance of cultivating educated journalists and business leaders to become innovative advocates for the media industry. The WNA Foundation offers several programs and resources for students to help them excel in their careers.

High School

Earn some recognition and perhaps a $1,000 scholarship for your publication in the WNA Foundation’s High School Better Newspaper Contest.


Offering internships, fellowships, scholarships and the Wisconsin College Media Association’s Better Newspaper Contest to help develop our next generation of news pros.


It takes a special person to be a teacher and lead a successful student news publication. Here are some helpful resources for Wisconsin’s student media advisers.