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Deadline for RTDNA/UNITY Award

February 20th, 2013 All Day
Apply for the RTDNA/UNITY award, which honors outstanding achievements in news coverage on diversity issues. The RADIO TELEVISION DIGITAL NEWS ASSOCIATION award is presented with UNITY Journalists for Diversity Inc. Recent winners include NAJA member Charla Bear, who was recognized in 2009 for her series on Native American boarding schools.

2012 NAJA memberships expire

March 1st, 2013 All Day
All NAJA memberships renewed or established before August 2012 expire on March 1, 2013. Memberships renewed between now and march are valid through March 1, 2014. An exciting year lies ahead for NAJA. Join today!

AAJA's JCamp 2013 offers free training for high school students

March 7th, 2013 All Day - March 15th, 2013
WASHINGTON, DC - The Asian American Journalists Association is seeking talented high-school journalists from all racial and ethnic backgrounds to apply for its all-expenses-paid camp in Washington, DC June 21-26. JCamp brings together students from across the country to learn from veteran journalists and media executives. Participants will meet some of the nation's top journalists, receive hands-on training, and produce multi-platform news packages for the program's news website.

CJR to host discussion on race, class and social mobility April 3

March 22nd, 2013 All Day
WASHINGTON, DC — On April 3, the Columbia Journalism Review will convene a top-level discussion, "Improving Coverage of Race, Class, and Social Mobility," at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. The event takes its lead from "Fair Share," the cover story about coverage of race, class and social mobility. See more here: http://www.cjr.org/cover_story/fair_share.php Native American Journalism Association members and colleagues are invited to attend this conference and may register here: http://fs4.for

3rd Annual New Media in Indian Country

March 29th, 2013 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Don't miss this free, day-long training! The University of Oklahoma and NAJA this year will host a video production boot camp as part of the New Media in Indian Country series at OU's Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication. In the era of consumer-driven content, high quality video production does not require high-dollar equipment. Usable results can be achieved with pro-sumer level digital cameras, video cameras and even the smartphone in your pocket.

NAJA Scholarship Applications Due

April 1st, 2013 All Day - March 1st, 2013
NAJA offers scholarships to Native American students pursuing journalism degrees and/or preparing to enter the journalism field. To apply, students must be current NAJA members.

Early Bird Registration Deadline for 2013 Conference

April 1st, 2013 All Day
Sign up now for great registration rates available only until April 1. Current NAJA members pay $210.

NAJA accepting Project Phoenix applications through May 6

April 1st, 2013 All Day - May 6th, 2013
Native high school students exposed to media through annual Native American Journalists Association program July 14-20 in Tempe, Ariz.

Native Voices applications due April 30

April 30th, 2013 All Day
Native Voices is a highly successful week-long program for college and graduate school students who plan to enter the field of journalism.

Deadline for national NAJA media awards

May 3rd, 2013 All Day
Each year, NAJA celebrates members' achievements and recognizes journalists who tell the stories of Indian Country. All entries must be submitted by Friday, May 3.

Early registration discount for National Native Media Conference May 3

May 3rd, 2013 All Day
Don't miss your chance to attend the national conference at the best rate possible.

NAJA candidates to fill five open board positions - deadline is May 6

May 6th, 2013 12:00 PM
NAJA will select five new board of directors during the election at the NAJA / NPM national convention July 20.

National Native Media Conference

July 18th, 2013 All Day - July 21st, 2013

National Native Media Conference Day 1

July 18th, 2013 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
The first official day of the conference will include several half- and full-day sessions that are sure to boost journalism skills.

Accountability in Indian Country -- Be a Better Business Watchdog

July 18th, 2013 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
The Donald W. Reynolds Center for Business Journalism will present a day-long training at the start of our 2013 conference in Phoenix-Tempe.

National Native Media Conference Day 2

July 19th, 2013 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
The conference hosted by NAJA and Native Public Media launches into full swing Friday, July 19, for two full days of numerous breakout sessions, workshops, panels and events that wrap up Saturday with a NAJA-NPM media awards banquet.

National Native Media Conference Day 3

July 20th, 2013 All Day
Conference training sessions and programs continue. The top highlighted event of the conference, the National Native Media awards banquet, takes place in the evening, along with annual silent auction benefiting NAJA's student scholarship programs.

Robert G. McGruder Awards for Diversity Leadership

August 2nd, 2013 All Day
Nominations for the 12th annual Robert G. McGruder Awards for Diversity Leadership will be accepted through Aug. 5. A recipient last year of this prestigious was NAJA lifetime member Tom Arviso of the Navajo Times. The awards are sponsored by the Free Press, The Plain Dealer, Kent State University and the Freedom Forum Diversity Institute.

Robert G. McGruder Awards for Diversity Leadership

August 5th, 2013 All Day
Associated Press Managing Editors will accept nominations through August 5 for the prestigious Robert G. McGruder Awards for Diversity Leadership. A recipient of last year's award was NAJA lifetime member Tom Arviso of the Navajo Times.

International Day of the World's Indigenous People

August 9th, 2013 All Day
A special event at UN Headquarters in New York starts at 3 p.m., featuring the UN Secretary-General and the Chairperson of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. The event will be webcast live at webtv.un.org.

Indigenous Mapping Day

August 9th, 2013 All Day
Google partners with National Congress of American Indians for a global MapUp of Indigenous communities. Members of tribal communities can pinpoint roads, tribal headquarters and other spots. The event honors the United Nation's International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples.

NAJA's Native Health News Alliance offering freelance positions for American Indian health news

August 29th, 2013 All Day - September 23rd, 2013
NAJA is seeking freelance news reporters and graphic artists to produce health news content for the upcoming website Native Health News Alliance, a professional news website for American Indian journalists, in particular those working in tribal media.

LeValdo to be featured on The Daily Drum

September 9th, 2013 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Past NAJA president Rhonda LeValdo will tackle Native mascot issue on talk radio program at 7 p.m. EST

International Women’s Media Foundation launches survey

September 13th, 2013 All Day - September 20th, 2013
Organizations look to access risks to female journalists working in the field

NAJA 2013 Media Awards remain for mailing to media organizations

September 13th, 2013 All Day - October 1st, 2013
NAJA is in the process of mailing recipients' media awards not collected during the 2013 National Native Media Conference in Tempe, Ariz.

NAJA member survey now open

September 18th, 2013 All Day - October 31st, 2013
Participants will be entered to win one of two free 2014 conference registrations

NAJA launches mascots and media resource page

September 27th, 2013 All Day - December 31st, 2013

AP/MNA journalism job fair Oct. 5

October 5th, 2013 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Students can register before Sept. 23 for discounted rate

Livingston Awards for Young Journalists calls for entries

October 11th, 2013 All Day - November 1st, 2013

Data Journalism 101: Online

October 22nd, 2013 All Day - October 23rd, 2013
The Donald W. Reynolds Center for Business Journalism will offer four separate sessions over two days on the basics of developing stories based on data and hard facts. One-hour sessions will take place at noon and 4 p.m. ET on October 22 and 23.

American Indian Heritage Month

November 1st, 2013 All Day - November 30th, 2013
NAJA joins in celebrating Native American heritage month and legacy of Native American journalists. More details to come.

UNC to offer free workshop for covering sex trafficking Nov. 14-16

November 14th, 2013 All Day - November 16th, 2013
Participants will learn tools and approaches necessary to recognize, understand and report sex trafficking in their communities.

Deadline to enter MJS Awards Dec. 31

November 22nd, 2013 All Day - December 31st, 2013

SPJ Sigma Delta Chi Awards

January 1st, 2014 All Day - February 7th, 2014
Submission deadline is Feb. 7

Unity seeks executive director

January 16th, 2014 All Day - February 6th, 2014
UNITY: Journalists for Diversity, Inc. is seeking an Executive Director

SPJ Mark of Excellence Awards for students

January 20th, 2014 All Day - January 24th, 2014
Submission deadline is Jan. 24

NAJA calls for 2014 conference proposals

January 22nd, 2014 All Day - February 20th, 2014
National Native Media Conference proposals due Feb. 20

Student News: AAJA now accepting applications for JCamp 2014

February 5th, 2014 All Day - March 15th, 2014
The deadline to apply for AAJA's JCamp is March 15

UNITY seeks judges for RTDNA/UNITY Diversity Awards

February 7th, 2014 All Day - February 12th, 2014
The award encourages and showcases journalistic excellence in covering issues of race, and ethnicity, sexual orientation and gender identity.

Digital Media Ethics Symposium

March 14th, 2014 All Day - March 15th, 2014
This gathering brings journalists together with media scholars to discuss the challenges of ethics in a new age.

National Press Foundation's 2014 Retirement Issues Fellowship

March 20th, 2014 All Day
Applications due March 24

National Press Foundation's 2014 Retirement Issues Fellowship apps due March 24

March 20th, 2014 All Day
Deadline to apply is March 24

NAJA scholarship applications due June 2

March 20th, 2014 All Day - April 30th, 2014
The deadline to apply is June 2

Native Voices college student program applications due April 30

March 21st, 2014 All Day - April 30th, 2014
NAJA is accepting Native Voices college student program applications through April 30

Project Phoenix applications for high school program due April 30

March 21st, 2014 All Day - April 30th, 2014
NAJA's Project Phoenix for high school students is now accepting applications through April 30

2014 OK Native Media Summit

April 3rd, 2014 6:00 PM - April 4th, 2014 - 5:00 PM
The fourth annual New Media in Indian Country Summit is set for April 3-4 in Norman, Okla.

Obesity Issues Fellowship

April 11th, 2014 All Day - April 16th, 2014
Applications for the all expenses paid fellowship due April 16

NAJA accepting 2014 student projects mentor applications through April 30

April 11th, 2014 All Day - April 30th, 2014
Mentor applications due April 30

OK Native Media Summit session archive now available

April 23rd, 2014 All Day - May 31st, 2014

Join the NAJA Board of Directors

April 24th, 2014 All Day - April 28th, 2014
Declarations of candidacy due April 28

NAJA Board of Directors candidacy declarations due April 28

April 24th, 2014 All Day - April 30th, 2014
Declarations of candidacy due April 28

McCormick Specialized Reporting Institute

April 29th, 2014 All Day
Time and money are always in short supply for journalists. The National Institute on Money in State Politics is pairing with the McCormick Foundation to offer a little of both to 20 journalists wanting a closer look at the role of money in politics.

NAJA student projects deadline extended to May 9

May 1st, 2014 All Day - May 9th, 2014
NAJA extended the deadline for both Project Phoenix for high school students and the Native Voices college student program to May 9.

McCormick Specialized Reporting Institute to host free training Aug. 14-15

May 2nd, 2014 All Day - May 30th, 2014
The deadline to apply is May 30.

Support the launch of the Native American Journalism Fellowship program

June 2nd, 2014 All Day - June 30th, 2014
The deadline for the 2014 NAJ Fellowship fundraising project is June 30.

Register for Google Glass session - limited space available!

June 11th, 2014 All Day
Join Google presenters as they share a hands-on look at Google Glass with National Native Media Conference attendees June 10.

Pre-Conference Session: NPR’s Audio Storytelling Workshop

July 9th, 2014 8:00 AM - May 9th, 2014 - 5:00 PM
Pre-registration is required for this session.

National Native Media Conference

July 10th, 2014 All Day - July 13th, 2014
The 2014 National Native Media Conference will be held at Hyatt Santa Clara in Santa Clara, Calif., July 10-13.

Pre-Conference Workshop: Tracking Tribal Cash

July 10th, 2014 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Pre-registration is required for this free pre-conference session.

Register for NNMC Google Glass session July 10 - seating is limited!

July 10th, 2014 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Join Google presenters as they share a hands-on look at Google Glass with National Native Media Conference attendees. Register by June 30.

NAJA Anniversary Luncheon (ticketed event)

July 11th, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
NAJA Anniversary Luncheon tickets will be available for purchase through June 30.

2014 National Native Media Conference sessions available online

August 1st, 2014 All Day - October 1st, 2014
Miss a session at the 2014 National Native Media Conference? Catch it here.

Diversity in Focus at Upcoming Science Writers Meeting

August 15th, 2014 All Day
The deadline to apply is Friday, Aug. 29

Tribal College Journal accepting feature story ideas

August 21st, 2014 All Day - August 29th, 2014
The Tribal College Journal is currently accepting feature story ideas for its forthcoming issue on Global Indigenous Higher Education.

SPJ hosts free webinar: Digital Approach to Enterprise Stories

August 28th, 2014 12:00 PM
Digital Approach to Enterprise Stories presented by the Society of Professional Journalists - Thursday, Aug. 28, 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT

WBS hosts logo design contest

September 22nd, 2014 All Day
Winning artist will receive $150 and Pendleton.

FCC ONAP announces tribal nation training in Okla., in Sept.

September 22nd, 2014 All Day - September 26th, 2014
Tribal nation training in Tulsa, Okla, set for Sept 22-24; Lifeline Program training in two locations: Tulsa, Okla. - Sept. 25 and Norman, Okla. - Sept. 26 Consultation sessions to be held with Oklahoma tribal nations in Tulsa, Okla., on Sept. 25 at Cox Center, and in Norman, Okla., on Sept. 26 at Embassy Suites Norman - Hotel and Conference Center

WBS Logo Design Contest

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.

MIC to host next meeting Oct. 7 in Los Angeles

October 7th, 2014 7:00 PM
Media Image Coalition aims to promote diversity in the media.

APME hosts NewsTrain workshop in Las Vegas Oct. 10-11

October 10th, 2014 All Day - October 11th, 2014
Scholarships are available for journalists of color.

NAJA and Gaylord College present a screening of 'Shadows of Liberty' documentary Oct. 16

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.

Native Health News Alliance hosts breast cancer #NHNAchat Oct. 30

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.

Star Tribune seeks summer interns - deadline Nov. 1

November 1st, 2014 All Day
The deadline for submitting applications is Nov. 1.

NAJA celebrates Native American Heritage Month

November 1st, 2014 All Day - November 30th, 2014
November is Native American Heritage Month

NAJA 'Rock Your Mocs' Mixer set for Nov. 14 in Norman, Okla.

November 14th, 2014 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Celebrate Native American Heritage Month and 'Rock Your Mocs' during happy hour on Friday, Nov. 14.

Tribeca Hacks NDN Country

November 21st, 2014 All Day - November 23rd, 2014
Tribeca Hacks NDN Country set for Nov. 21-23 in Santa Fe, N.M.

NASW sponsors student programs for science journalism

December 1st, 2014 All Day
Student travel fellowships, internship fair and mentoring program at AAAS 2015.

Native American Calling to feature NAJA news Dec. 5

December 5th, 2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Native American Calling to feature NAJA news: A year in review Dec. 5

Mediaxploitation: A Call for Unbiased Reporting on Boys and Men of Color set for Dec. 10

December 10th, 2014 8:00 AM - December 31st, 1969 - 6:00 PM
Explore how news reporting on boys and men of color tends to reinforce negative stereotypes that feed most Americans’ unconscious racial biases

AAJA to host annual JCamp

December 19th, 2014 All Day
Asian American Journalists Association aims to recruit UNITY high school students for hands-on media training in partnership with University of Minnesota - deadline is March 15

NCAI crowdfunding for 2015 #ChangeTheMascot Super Bowl ad

December 19th, 2014 All Day - December 21st, 2014
National Congress of the American Indian aims to raise $20,000 for digital ad campaign through crowdfunding campaign by Dec. 21

RJI seeks ideas and projects for Reynolds Fellowships

December 19th, 2014 All Day - February 1st, 2015
The Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute has announced the opening of the application period for 2015-2016 Reynolds Fellowships – deadline is Feb. 1

Native Health News Alliance conducting Native media survey

January 14th, 2015 All Day - January 27th, 2015
Complete the Native media survey by Jan. 27 for a chance to win a $50 Target gift card

The MBL Logan Science Journalism Program applications deadline March 2

January 16th, 2015 All Day
Summer program runs May 27-June 5, 2015

NAJA calls for 2015 NNMC proposals

January 16th, 2015 All Day - January 23rd, 2015
The deadline for conference proposal submissions is Friday, Jan. 23, 2015.

Korva Coleman Excellence Awards seeking 2015 student media entries

January 16th, 2015 All Day - February 1st, 2015
Entry deadline is Feb. 1

Knight-CUNYJ Summer Internship Program application deadline Feb. 16

January 16th, 2015 All Day - February 16th, 2015
CUNY Graduate School of Journalism to host all-expenses summer internship program - application deadline is Feb. 16

New America Fellows Program applications due March 1

January 16th, 2015 All Day - March 1st, 2015
New America seeking fellows - application deadline March 1

The MBL Logan Science Journalism Program deadline March 2

January 16th, 2015 All Day - March 2nd, 2015
Summer program will run May 27-June 5

National Federation of Press Women hosts 2015 Communications Contest

January 16th, 2015 All Day - March 30th, 2015
Deadlines for entries vary by type.

Earthzine calls for papers on "Indigenous Perspectives on Environmental Change" - deadline March 19

January 20th, 2015 All Day - March 19th, 2015
Scientific journal aims to reach diverse groups interested in writing about Earth observation and climate change as it relates to indigenous people.

VMM accepting 2015 Public Media Content Fund applications through March 18

January 26th, 2015 All Day - March 18th, 2015
Vision Maker Media announces a March 18 deadline for applications from filmmakers for its Public Media Content Fund.

In These Times now accepting story proposals through Feb. 10

January 27th, 2015 All Day - February 10th, 2015
Leonard C. Goodman Institute for Investigative Reporting now considering story proposals

Scripps Howard Awards accepting submissions through Feb. 10

January 27th, 2015 All Day - February 10th, 2015

NPF hosts free webinar Jan. 28

January 28th, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
National Press Foundation hosts "Making Sense of Federal Dollars & Cents" Jan. 28

WWU Pete Steffens Native American Scholarship applications open through May 8

January 29th, 2015 All Day - May 8th, 2015
Pete Steffens Native American Scholarship applications accepted through May 8.

NHNA and Treatment Diaries partner to host Twitter chat Feb. 3

February 3rd, 2015 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
NHNA and the American Indian Cancer Foundation join Treatment Diaries to discuss the American Heart Month and the impact of heart disease on Indian Country.

Higher Ed Watchdog Workshop Feb. 13-14

February 13th, 2015 All Day - February 14th, 2015
CMA and IRE host two-day workshop to improve campus reporting Feb. 13-14 in Nashville, Tenn.

SNRC accepting Native American Student Internship Program applications through March 15

February 13th, 2015 All Day - March 15th, 2015
Sequoyah National Research Center (SNRC) will host three Native students June 1-July 31 at UALR.

NAJA calls for 2015-2016 Native American Journalism Fellowship applications

March 20th, 2015 All Day - April 17th, 2015
NAJF student application deadline is April 17. Mentor application deadline is April 30.

NAJA calls for National Native Media Award entries through April 30

March 20th, 2015 All Day - April 30th, 2015
Media award entry deadline for all categories is April 30.

ACES 2015: Pittsburgh

March 26th, 2015 All Day - March 28th, 2015
The American Copy Editors Society will host the 2015 conference March 26-28 in Pittsburgh, PA.

Native Media Summit set for March 26-27

March 26th, 2015 4:00 PM - March 27th, 2015 - 4:00 PM
Annual tribal media event will be held in Norman, Okla.

NAJA Board of Directors candidacy declarations due May 28

April 6th, 2015 All Day - May 28th, 2015
There will be two vacancies for 3-year terms, beginning in July 2015.

Deadlines extended: 2015 National Native Media Conference early-bird registration and media awards

May 6th, 2015 All Day - May 15th, 2015
National Native Media Awards May 11; Early-bird registration through May 15

NAJA launches crowdfunding campaign for 2015-2016 NAJF NativeEye

May 15th, 2015 All Day - June 5th, 2015
NAJA sets goal of raising $15k by June 6 to support Native American Journalism Fellowship; NativeEye will empower journalism students to cover the presidential race through the lens of Native America.

2015 NNMC discounted host hotel rate expires June 24

May 15th, 2015 All Day - June 24th, 2015
National Native Media Conference attendees should reserve rooms at the host hotel before June 24 to receive the discounted conference rate.

NAJA accepting donations through June 22 for 2015 Silent Auction

May 15th, 2015 6:00 PM - July 11th, 2015 - 9:30 PM
100 percent of proceeds from the silent auction benefit the 2015-2016 NAJA Scholarship Fund.

NAJA calls for National Native Media Conference volunteers

June 5th, 2015 All Day - July 12th, 2015
Volunteers can receive a half-day pass for every four hours worked

NAJA Board of Directors election set for July 11

June 30th, 2015 All Day
Three members will join NAJA Board of Directors in July; election set for Saturday, July 11 during National Native Media Conference

2015 National Native Media Conference July 9-12

July 8th, 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.

NAJA-Medill Milestone Achievement Award Reception - July 8

July 8th, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Medill Alumni Relations to host reception for NAJA-Medill Milestone Achievement Award winner at Medill DC newsroom July 8

NPR Audio Storytelling Workshop - July 9

July 9th, 2015 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Join NPR for this day-long workshops focused on audio storytelling during the 2015 National Native Media Conference in Washington, D.C. Applications are required.

NPR Visual Storytelling Workshop - July 9

July 9th, 2015 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Join NPR for this day-long workshops focused on visual storytelling during the 2015 National Native Media Conference in Washington, D.C. Applications are required.

NAJA to elect three to Board of Directors July 11

July 10th, 2015 8:30 AM
A candidate forum is set for Friday, July 10

NAJF Student Recognition Luncheon - July 10

July 10th, 2015 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Celebrating the Inaugural Class of the Native American Journalism Fellowship