STN Sponsors

All American High School Film Festival 
The All American High School Film Festival is the premier destination for talented high school filmmakers and media arts enthusiasts from around the world. Their mission is to provide immersive education with a profund impact, connecting filmmakers of the future with rewards, respect and the recognition they deserve. 

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University 
The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University trains multimedia journalists across print, broadcast and digital media platforms. As a leader in journalism education, the j-school offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in journalism.  Students enter the major as freshmen, learn from veteran professionals in a state-of-the-art media complex and get real-life reporting experience in professional immersion programs including a live, 30-minute newscast airing on Arizona PBS. 


CNN is among the world's leaders in online news and information delivery. Staffed 24 hours, seven days a week , CNN relies heavily on its global team of almost 4,000 news professionals. features the latest multimedia technologies, from live video streaming to audio packages to searchable archives of news features and background information. CNN’s past morning anchor, John Roberts, was the keynote speaker at STN’s 2009 Annual Convention. CNN's journalist and reporter, Kyra Phillips was the keynote speaker at STN's 2016 Annual Convention. 

Columbia College Chicago 

With more than 120 academic programs and nearly 12,500 students, Columbia College Chicago is the largest and most diverse private arts and media college in the nation. Because of its size, they can offer an unparalleled array of courses with exceptional technological resources in the heart of one of America's greatest cities. The college offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Television. 




ESE Networks 

The ESE Networks platform allows schools to share live and archived events online.  The viewing experience with ESE Networks is unrivaled. Only the latest technology (HD) is utilized and streamed through the network, allowing for a truly unique experience.  The 24/7 live feed includes dynamic advertising, strategically linked to products and sponsors in each program. For more information, call  1-877-457-5826.



Megatrax is the leading independent production music source for exclusive music worldwide. Founded by composers and still run by composers, our music has been featured in thousands of feature films, trailers, TV shows, commercials, promos, presentations, webcasts, podcasts and more. Despite big credits, we stand out from the corporate “big guys” by being independent; our independence allows us to be flexible and creative enough to deliver the freshest, highest quality music coupled with unparalleled, personalized customer service. Featuring a select number of premium catalogs, Megatrax guarantees that you’ll find the perfect track for your every need…or we’ll create it for you through our Aircast custom music division.

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences recognizes, encourages and advances excellence in the television industry across all media by serving as an educational and professional resource to our members and to the industry. We reward outstanding professional, technical and personal achievement in the arts and sciences of television by conferring the industry’s highly coveted peer recognition symbol of distinction, the Emmy® award.

RTNDF High School Journalism Project

RTNDF established HSBJ in 2003 with a grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. The mission was to develop and nurture electronic journalism programs and promote First Amendment education in high schools across the country. In addition to providing small seed grants to help build and continue broadcast journalism programs, HSBJ offers support and advice on other fundraising initiatives and establishes partnerships between schools and professional broadcast organizations, creating in many cases productive and long-term relationships.  RTNDF is a sponsor of the annual STN Convention and partners with STN to provide contests and training opportunities for teachers and students. 

Sony Electronics’ Solutions Development and Integration team can create all-in-one portable solutions that have been pre-designed, configured, and ready to go- but the contents can be customized to fit your needs. 



Student Press Law Center

Since 1974, the Student Press Law Center has been the nation's only legal assistance agency devoted exclusively to educating high school and college journalists about the rights and responsibilities embodied in the First Amendment and supporting the student news media in their struggle to cover important issues free from censorship. The Center provides free legal advice and information as well as low-cost educational materials for student journalists on a wide variety of legal topics.  SPLC partners with STN to provide legal advice and instruction to both student and teacher affiliates.



SEE | US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange

The US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange (SEE) is a diverse network of Russian and US professionals and entrepreneurs engaged in a meaningful exchange of ideas and best practices that lead to joint action and positive change in the social dimensions of both countries.





STN is proud to share ESE Network's live video streaming network.  This platform allows schools to share live and archived events online.  Utilizing the latest HD broadcast technology, ESE Networks offers unmatched secure live streaming opportunities, as well as video on-demand solutions, with built-in revenue streams for our affiliates. Imagine owning your own online television network, powered by your students.

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