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UPI National Student Journalism Writing Contest

United Press International and uwemp are pleased to announce a major opportunity for college journalism students nationwide.

The grand prize:

  • A $500 cash prize
  • An all-expense-paid trip to Washington, DC—work with key UPI personnel and have lunch at the National Press Club
  • Winning submission eligible for publication on upi.com, with a byline seen by millions of readers

Writing topics:
400-800 words, on one of these key themes facing today's college students:

  • Most influential role model - in business, sports, music, politics, film and television, food, healthcare, philanthropy or religion
  • Most pressing racial, gender or sexual issue
  • Most controversial national political topic

For more information about this context please visit the UWEMP Web site.