For more than 60 years, Ohio had a handful of scholastic press associations, each one originating at a university and each one offering conferences, contests and workshops. But that model wasn’t going to be as useful as it might be to help advisers and their students as they focus on today’s media. So in 2006, all of these associations joined together to form the Ohio Scholastic Media Association headquartered at Kent State University's School of Journalism and Mass Communication.

Learn More About OSMA

The School of Journalism and Mass Communication sponsors a scholarship each year for an incoming freshman from an Ohio Scholastic Media Association member school. Learn more about the OSMA Scholarship from the application below.