We are now accepting registrations for the Spring 2021 session!
Registrations for the Spring 2021 session is due Saturday, December 5th, 2020.
Student reporters write articles for potential publication in The Korea Daily (Joongang Ilbo) as well as the website at www.jstudentboard.com. Although The Korea Daily is the largest Korean-language newspaper in the United States, JSR articles are written in English.
During the session, students will plan, write, and revise an article every three weeks. Under the supervision of editors, they will work to revise these articles for potential publication.
*JSR is for high-schoolers(9-12th grade), and J-JSR is for Jr. High students (7-8th grade).
CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE INFORMATION PACKET. This document includes specific information about the program structure and requirements as well as instructions for students applying to be either New Students, Continuing Students, or Editors. If you have any further questions, feel free to call (213) 368.2518 to speak to someone.
All students must submit the Registration Form. New Students are asked to provide a written Personal Statement, using a maximum of one page to explain why you want to be a part of JSR and what you want to learn. New Editors are asked to provide a recommendation – not from a family member – that attests specifically to their leadership ability, in addition to the Personal Statement. All students should submit a current photograph of themselves (a headshot, not a selfie). Please email these documents to email@example.com.
New JSR students: $400
Continuing/returning JSR students: $300
New J-JSR students: $250
Continuing/returning J-JSR students: $200
**$50 discount if you have a paid-subscription account with The Korea Daily newspaper.
NOTE: For a $50 discount, you must put correct information associated with The Korea Daily paid subscription account in the registration form. The information MUST match our record. If you are not sure about your paid-subscription information (account number), please call us at 213)368-2600 to verify.
Students selected as editors receive a full scholarship to the program but must maintain their editorial responsibilities in order to keep it.
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