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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 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 


August 1st, 2014 All Day - October 1st, 2014
Miss a session at the 2014 National Native Media Conference? Catch it here.
September 24th, 2014 All Day - October 11th, 2014
Design a new logo for the Wellbound Storytellers blog for a chance to win $150 and a Pendleton.
October 7th, 2014 7:00 PM
Media Image Coalition aims to promote diversity in the media.
October 10th, 2014 All Day - October 11th, 2014
Scholarships are available for journalists of color.
October 16th, 2014 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
NAJA and OU Gaylord College of Journalism & Mass Communication bring internationally acclaimed ‘Shadows of Liberty’ documentary to Norman, Okla.
October 30th, 2014 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
How are #Native #journos reporting on #breastcancer? Join #NHNAchat at 1:30 p.m. CDT 10/30 to share your experiences.
November 1st, 2014 All Day
The deadline for submitting applications is Nov. 1.
December 7th, 2014 All Day - December 10th, 2014
The deadline for applications is Oct. 14

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