NAJA News

Registration for the 2018 National Native Media Conference open through June 30

Register for the 2018 National Native Media Conference July 18-21 in Miami with discounted member rate through June 30.

NAJA extends 2018 National Native Media Award entry deadline through April 30

Contest entries will be accepted through April 30, 2018.

NAJA calls for 2018 board candidacy declarations through June 1, 2018

Share skills and boost your resume: Run for the NAJA Board of Directors Support and learn about the business of a non-profit organization passionate for Native American media.

NAJA announces 2018 NAJF class

Native American Journalists Association selects 10 Native American Journalism Fellows

NAJA calls for 2018 National Native Media Award entries

NAJA calls for 2018 National Native Media Award entries
The Native American Journalists Association will recognize members with awards for excellence in covering Indian Country during the 2018 National Native Media Conference in Miami, Florida July 18-22.

UNITY: Journalists for Diversity to dissolve in 2018

The board of UNITY: Journalists for Diversity has decided to begin the process of dissolving as an organization.The vote to take such action was unanimous.

National Day of Racial Healing set for Jan. 16

Hundreds of events and activities planned by individuals, organizations, businesses, government, faith-based institutions and communities

Empower Indigenous media with your tax-deductible donation to NAJA on #GivingTues

Empower Indigenous media with your tax-deductible donation to NAJA on #GivingTues
#GivingTuesday is a day of giving highlighting charitable organizations’ missions and the important work they do in global communities.

NAJA denounces White House’s use of “Pocahontas” as slur

NAJA denounces White House’s use of “Pocahontas” as slur
The Native American Journalists Association joins the National Congress of American Indians in condemning Trump’s use of “Pocahontas” as slur

NAJA releases Responsible Reporting Guide for November-Related coverage

NAJA releases Responsible Reporting Guide for November-Related coverage
Native American Heritage Day is Nov. 24, 2017

NAJA announces Miami as conference co-location site with NAHJ July 18-22, 2018

NAJA announces Miami as conference co-location site with NAHJ July 18-22, 2018
The Native American Journalists Association, in association with the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, will co-locate annual conferences at the InterContinental Miami July 18-22, 2018; Call for program proposals open through Dec. 8

NAJA encourages ethical coverage during holiday season

NAJA encourages ethical coverage during holiday season
The Native American Journalists Association encourages media outlets to consider ethical framing of Indigenous communities during the holiday season and in coverage throughout the year.

NAJA announces 2017 scholarship recipients

Native American Journalists Association awards $6,000 in scholarships to Native students across Indian Country

NAJA elects three new board members and selects 2017-2018 executive committee

NAJA elects three new board members and selects 2017-2018 executive committee
The Native American Journalists Association elects three new members to the board of directors

NAJA releases Bingo: Reporting in Indian Country Edition

 NAJA releases Bingo: Reporting in Indian Country Edition
The Native American Journalists Association releases newsroom resource for covering Indian Country

NAJA announces 2017 board candidates

NAJA announces 2017 board candidates
The Native American Journalists Association will launch online voting Sept. 4-8 for the 2017 NAJA Board of Directors election; Four candidates file for three 3-year board terms

NAJA launches online voting in 2017

NAJA launches online voting in 2017
The Native American Journalists Association will launch online voting Sept. 4-8 for the 2017 NAJA Board of Directors election.

NAJA announces 2017 National Native Media Award winners

NAJA announces 2017 National Native Media Award winners
The Native American Journalists Association will recognize members with awards for excellence in covering Indian Country during EIJ17 in Anaheim

NAJA selects Tim Giago as 2017 NAJA-Medill Milestone Achievement Award recipient

NAJA selects Tim Giago as 2017 NAJA-Medill Milestone Achievement Award recipient
The Native American Journalists Association will present the $5,000 award during NAJA Membership Luncheon at EIJ17 in Anaheim on Sept. 8

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