New Award for Student Journalists

Dear Editor:

The Chronicle of Higher Education is welcoming applications for a new $1,000 award for student journalists, in memory of a former reporter on our staff. Details on the annual prize are available at The deadline to apply for the inaugural award is June 30.

I hope you will alert members of your reporting staff who you think would make good candidates for the award. Feel free to contact me with any questions. Thank you.

Andrew MytelkaSenior EditorThe Chronicle of Higher Education