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The Native American Journalists Association serves and empowers Native journalists through programs and actions designed to enrich journalism and promote Native cultures.

For more than 30 years, NAJA has remained committed to increasing the representation of Native journalists working in media, while encouraging both mainstream and tribal media to attain the highest standards of professionalism, ethics and responsibility. Read more ...

Events and opportunities 


January 27th, 2015 All Day - October 1st, 2015
Alicia Patterson Foundation to designate a journalist with an environmental or science writing project as the annual Cissy Patterson fellow.
January 29th, 2015 All Day - May 8th, 2015
Pete Steffens Native American Scholarship applications accepted through May 8.
March 20th, 2015 All Day - April 30th, 2015
Media award entry deadline for all categories is April 30.
April 6th, 2015 All Day - May 28th, 2015
There will be two vacancies for 3-year terms, beginning in July 2015.
June 8th, 2015 All Day - August 14th, 2015
Application deadline is Jan. 31, 2015
July 9th, 2015 8:00 AM - July 12th, 2015 - 12:00 PM
NAJA will host the 2015 National Native Media Conference in Washington, D.C., July 9-12.
August 3rd, 2015 All Day - August 8th, 2015
Asian American Journalists Association will partner with University of Minnesota to host 2015 JCamp for high school students Aug. 3-8 - deadline is March 15

Thank you to our 2015 National Native Media Conference sponsors


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