NAJA awarded Facebook Journalism Project Community Network grant

Norman, Okla. — The Native American Journalists Association has been awarded $25,000 from the Facebook Journalism Project Community Network. FJP’s mission is to support and connect people and organizations that are building community through local news. FJP partnered with The Lenfest Institute for Journalism to provide grant review and grantmaking support.  NAJA serves and empowers … More NAJA awarded Facebook Journalism Project Community Network grant

Indian Country Today introduces fellowships for tribal media

Indian Country Today has a new fellowship for journalists to join the staff from 1-3 months. ICT is looking for editors, reporters and producers who now work for tribal media (radio stations, video stations or programs, newspapers, or magazines). Fellows will work for ICT for a few weeks and stories will be posted by ICT … More Indian Country Today introduces fellowships for tribal media

NAJA Fellow, Hunter Hotulke Reflects on Conference

By Jarrette Werk   Read some of Hunter’s reporting from the 2018 National Native Media Conference. And learn more about how this newspaper delivery man became a student newspaper editor and later a Haskell Indian Nations University graduate 2018 NAJA Fellow and recent graduate of Haskell Indian Nations University, Hunter Hotulke, reflects on his experience … More NAJA Fellow, Hunter Hotulke Reflects on Conference

Anoatubby’s Leadership Beginnings

How Bill Anoatubby, Governor of The Chickasaw Nation, became a leader By Melissa Ellis Governor Bill Anoatubby’s name is attached to many successful ventures. One of the most important things he has done was to modernize the Chickasaw tribe through accounting, something he studied in college and perfected in his early business career. As the leader of … More Anoatubby’s Leadership Beginnings

NAJA announces 2018 NAJF class

NORMAN, Okla., — The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) has selected 10 students as members of the Native American Journalist Fellowship (NAJF) class of 2018, along with four second-year fellows. The students come from tribal communities and colleges across the nation and will travel to the 2018 National Native Media Conference in Miami, Florida, July … More NAJA announces 2018 NAJF class