Hawaii Scholastic Journalism Association

Student Media Links

Find out what is going on at high schools around the Aloha State. (If your school is not listed, email [email protected] with links and a brief description.) ...

Next Meeting
Our next HSJA meeting will be Saturday, June 27 at 10 a.m. probably via Zoom.
Hawaii High School Journalism Awards
Judging has been delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic. We are hoping to organize a virtual ceremony but as more schools have their final classes of the year, that is looking unlikely. Watch this space for updates!
Hawaii Student Press Freedom Survey
Have you taken the survey on Hawaii Student Press Freedom? Advisers https://forms.gle/oDdVVmeVbEARdbnh8 Students https://forms.gle/oeoQuLcRD2HTnTM1
HSJA Goals

- Provide opportunities for journalism educators to share ideas.
- Promote the benefits of scholastic journalism
- Maximize the experience for students at the spring Hawaii Publishers High School Journalism Awards Banquet and the fall Journalism Day at UH
- Open discussion to review state policies regarding scholastic press freedom in Hawaii


Membership is free and open to anyone in Hawaii interested in scholastic journalism.
Email [email protected] to be put on our mailing list to receive information about meetings.

Supporters of First Amendment Protection for Student Journalists

Hawaii Publishers Association
Society of Professional Jouranlists, Hawaii Chapter
Ryan Ozawa - former student jouranlist in Hawaii
Gerald Kato, associate professor, School of Communications, UH Manoa
Student Press Law Center
American Bar Association
American Society of News Editors
Society of Professional Journalists
Journalism Education Association
National Council of Teachers of English
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
All Hawaii News
Civil Beat
Star Advertiser