Media Awards & Scholarships




Journalism Association of Community Colleges

– Feature Profile “Master of his own fate” (2014 state winner) (Third Place)

– Opinions “Psoriasis is only skin deep” (2012 state winner) (Second Place)

Quill and Scroll

– Excellence in high school journalism (2004)


The Sacramento 49er Travel Plaza

– 49er Family Education Scholarship first prize (of two) for 2018
– 49er Family Education Scholarship second prize (of two) for 2017

Sacramento Press Club

– Jean Stephens Scholarship for 2017

Via the SCC Foundation

– Y. Jean Stephens Scholarship in Journalism – Emeriti Affiliates (2014, 2013, and first-ever recipient in 2012)

– Jean Stephens Endowed Scholarship (2015, 2014, 2012)

– The Jean Stephens Memorial Scholarship in Journalism (2016, 2013)


This page lists my media awards and scholarships.
For more information, please contact me directly or view my resume.


Photo by Jennifer Trinkle.