Monday, September 28, 2009

L - Lucky...

I am so exhausted, so this is going to be a short post...

Today Associate Winnipeg Free Press Editor Steve Pona called me to tell me that I was the recipient of the Winnipeg Free Press John W. Dafoe Free Press Scholarship!

I am so excited!

The Scholarship includes $650, and a newsroom internship at the Winnipeg Free Press during Christmas Break:

"Our internships are known across Canada for being personally and professionally rewarding. Interns get invaluable experience in both our print and web operations, and come away with a portfolio of published material. You'll also connect with Free Press journalists who can mentor you through the remainder of your school year."

I feel extremely lucky!

6 comments:

  1. Congratulations Shelley! I know you'll do great.

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  2. Way to go Shelley! You really must be a great writer if you keep winning these awards. Now you get an internship too!

    I have always found your blogs and writings very well written.

    Awesome.

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  3. Congratulations Shelley, that's awesome!

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  4. yaaaaay shelly!!!! its not luck, you deserve it!

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  5. Way to go Shelley!!!! See, all that hard work (and natural talent) is paying off.

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