The Intern of the Year Award is given annually to a Business Press Educational Foundation (BPEF) intern who worked at an American Business Media member company during the summer of the previous year. Each award includes a $1,000 prize, which is presented to the winner during the Jesse H. Neal Business Journalism Awards luncheon.
Interns are nominated based on their extraordinary contributions, dedication and exemplary work practices.
Past Intern of the Year Award Recipients:
2009: No Award Given
2008: Jasmin Melvin, Howard University student and 2007 BPEF intern at McGraw-Hill's Platts
2007: Hannah Shroder, Indiana University student and 2006 BPEF intern at Reed Business Information's Building Design+Construction
2006: Shannon Howard, Central Connecticut State student and 2005 BPEF intern at Engineering News-Record