Education Foundation

Founded in 1979, the North Dakota Newspaper Association Education Foundation relies on donations and interest from investments to fund a variety of educational programs, internships and scholarships for North Dakota students.

The NDNAEF MISSION

"To provide the advancement of journalism education, study, research and development through financial assistance, internships, fellowships, lectureships and other means to enhance the newspaper profession in North Dakota."

Cornerstone

The NDNA Education Foundation publishes newsletters throughout the year to help with its mission.

Internships

The NDNA Education Foundation annually funds summer internships at North Dakota newspapers.

NDNAEF Officers and Directors

Officers

Kirsten Stromsodt, Fargo: President

Directors

Mike Gackle, Garrison
Gary Adkisson, Bismarck
Tom Monilaws, Mayville
Curt Pearson, Bismarck
Tom Gerhardt, Bismarck
Rob Keller, Jamestown
Mary Kae Kelsch, Bismarck
Laura Lueder, Bismarck
Paul Erdelt, Steele (NDNA Past President)
Karen Speidel, Hankinson (NDNA President)

Ex-Officio Members

Matt Von Pinnon, Fargo (NDNA 1st VP)
Steve Andrist, Bismarck: Secretary/Treasurer (NDNA Executive Director)

Lifetime Honorary Board Members

William C. Marcil, Fargo
Roger Bailey, Bismarck

Legal Counsel

Jack McDonald, Bismarck


 

You Can Help!

If you would like to help assure the future of quality journalism in North Dakota, your contribution will be appreciated. The NDNA Education Foundation has been certified as an IRS 501 (c)(3) foundation and your donation is tax deductible.

Donations may be sent to:
NDNA Education Foundation
1435 Interstate Loop
Bismarck ND 58503-0567

If you have questions about the foundation, please call Steve Andrist at 701-223-6397, or email him at stevea@ndna.com.