Medina selected as finalist for National Hearst Journalism Award

Eduardo Medina

Eduardo Medina, the new Auburn Plainsman editor, has been selected to compete in the National Hearst Journalism Awards. Medina will join 29 other journalism students across the country, who will compete in the 59th annual National Writing, Photojournalism, Radio, Television and Multimedia Championships held in San Francisco, June 1–6.

At the Championships, Medina and the seven other writing finalists will participate in a spot assignment chosen by judges, competing for additional scholarship awards ranging from $1,500 to $10,000.

The William Randolph Hearst Foundation was established by its namesake in 1948 exclusively for educational and charitable purposes. Since then, Hearst Foundations have contributed more than one billion dollars to numerous educational programs, health and medical care, human services, and the arts in every state. 

To view a complete list of finalists, click here.  

Last Updated: May 31, 2019