NAJA will host 2021 Elections online Sept. 27-Oct. 8

NAJA calls for 2021 Board Candidacy Declarations through Aug. 20; virtual candidate “meet and greet” set Sept. 24 The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) is calling for candidate nominations and declarations to serve on the NAJA Board of Directors. There are three vacancies for 3-year terms, which will begin mid October, 2021. NAJA will hold … More NAJA will host 2021 Elections online Sept. 27-Oct. 8

NAJA announces 2021 Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship recipients

NAJA awards $50,000 in total scholarships to five Indigenous journalism students OKLAHOMA CITY — The Native American Journalists Association partnered with the Facebook Journalism Project to establish the NAJA Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship in 2018 to support quality journalism that strengthens and connects communities. For the 2021-2022 school year, NAJA will award five scholarships of … More NAJA announces 2021 Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship recipients

NAJA announces 2021 Native American Journalism Fellows

The Native American Journalists Association selects six fellows for virtual curriculum NORMAN, Okla. – The Native American Journalists Association has selected six students, including three returning fellows, for the Native American Journalism Fellowship (NAJF) class of 2021.  With the cancellation of NAJA’s national convention due to COVID-19, the 2021 class will participate in a virtual … More NAJA announces 2021 Native American Journalism Fellows

NAJA to announce 2021 Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship recipients July 16

NAJA to award $50,000 in total scholarships to five Indigenous journalism students OKLAHOMA CITY — The Native American Journalists Association partnered with the Facebook Journalism Project to establish the NAJA Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship in 2018 to support quality journalism that strengthens and connects communities. For the 2021-2022 school year, NAJA will award five scholarships … More NAJA to announce 2021 Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship recipients July 16

NAJA-OMC partnership to train Oklahoma media on Indigenous coverage

The Native American Journalists Association and Oklahoma Media Center will provide statewide newsroom trainings with support from the OMC Innovation Fund The Native American Journalists Association has partnered with the Oklahoma Media Center to provide training on ethical coverage of Indigenous issues for journalists throughout the state.  The collaboration reflects OMC’s mission to spur innovation … More NAJA-OMC partnership to train Oklahoma media on Indigenous coverage

NAJA releases Indigenous Media Guides for reporting on First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities

The Native American Journalists Association releases three new guides in three languages with support from the Canadian Commission for UNESCO In coordination with National Indigenous Peoples Day 2021 in Canada, the Native American Journalists Association released three Indigenous Media Guides for reporting on First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities. With support from the Canadian Commission … More NAJA releases Indigenous Media Guides for reporting on First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities