MADISON – Madison-area journalists raised $1,040 for the David Maraniss and Elliott Maraniss Scholarship at UW-Madison last week at the annual holiday raffle sponsored by the Society of Professional Journalists, Madison chapter, in conjunction with the Capitol press corps.
The scholarship aims to help women and minority journalists, and includes a summer internship at the Capital Times in Madison.
Visit the scholarship page for more information or to make a donation.
SPJ Madison thanks all journalists who contributed to the success of the raffle and the companies and individuals that made donations:
Simon & Schuster
Circle M Market Farm B&B, Blanchardville
Wisconsin State Journal
Phantom of the Opera
American Players Theatre
Mystery to Me bookstore
Dee Hall and Andy Hall
Wisconsin Public Television
Wisconsin Public Radio
Creative Company and Vom Fass
Aqualand Ale House, Boulder Junction
Walker House, Mineral Point
Chris Drosner, aka Beer Baron
Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism