Columbia Scholastic Press Association

CSPA is an international student press association, founded in 1925, whose goal is to unite student journalists and faculty advisers at schools and colleges through educational conferences, idea exchanges, textbooks, critiques and award programs.

2014 Gold Circle Yearbook and Digital Media Winners Announced

NEW YORK, NY - The Columbia Scholastic Press Association announces the winners from the yearbook and digital media categories of its 31st Gold Circle Awards program. This year attracted 4,279 entries produced by students at colleges, universities and secondary schools throughout the United States.

Judges cited a total of 794 winners for either First, Second or Third Place or for Certificates of Merit for those deemed worthy of honorable mention in a category. Entry categories included those for yearbooks or for digital (online) media, in its annual competition for individual achievement by student writers, editors, designers and photographers.

These awards showcase student work published in yearbook and digital media from November 2, 2012 through November 1, 2013. Total Gold Circle entries from academic year 2012-2013 were 13,260 including print newspaper and magazine categories previously announced in October 2013.

For 2013-14 academic year, the entries for print newspaper and print magazine categories are due to be postmarked to the CSPA by June 10th. As in the past, they will be judged in summer and anounced in September 2014. Yearbook and all digital entries will be due October 10, 2014.



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