Madison-area journalists raise more than $1,000 for scholarship

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

Trempealeau Hotel

Mike Ivey


American Players Theatre

Food Fight


UW Athletics

Mystery to Me bookstore

Dee Hall and Andy Hall

Wisconsin Public Television

Wisconsin Public Radio

Capital Times

Creative Company and Vom Fass

Aqualand Ale House, Boulder Junction

Walker House, Mineral Point

SPJ Madison

Andrew Maraniss

Chris Drosner, aka Beer Baron

Bill Lueders

Stu Levitan

Ron McCrea

Mike Konopacki

Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism

Ian’s Pizza


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