NAJA announces 2019 class of Native American Journalism Fellows

The Native American Journalists Association selects 10 fellows to attend the National Native Media Conference in September   NORMAN, Okla. – The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) has selected six first-year and five returning fellows to join the Native American Journalism Fellowship (NAJF) class of 2019. The students come from tribal communities and colleges across … More NAJA announces 2019 class of Native American Journalism Fellows

KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio discusses Red Press Initiative

Hoopa, Calif. – KIDE FM host and Station Manager Joseph Orozco interviewed NAJA Director of Programs and Strategic Partnerships Bryan Pollard for the Afternoon Edition that aired Friday, April 12. Orozco and Pollard discussed the recently released Red Press Initiative survey, the role of tribal media, and the value of tribal media careers during the … More KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio discusses Red Press Initiative

In These Times seeks investigative reporting proposals

The Leonard C. Goodman Institute for Investigative Reporting is dedicated to providing editorial and financial support to journalists pursuing in-depth investigative projects that align with In These Times’ mission of advancing democracy and economic justice, informing movements for a more humane world, and providing an accessible forum for debate about the policies that shape our future. Inspired … More In These Times seeks investigative reporting proposals

NAJA launches survey to assess press freedom in Indian Country

All readers, viewers and listeners of tribal media are encouraged to respond to the survey and SHARE it with friends and family who care about the independence of tribal media.   *FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*   Norman, Okla. – On April 9, the Native American Journalists Association launched the Red Press Initiative survey designed to assess … More NAJA launches survey to assess press freedom in Indian Country

IDA Enterprise Documentary Fund deadline April 28

The IDA Enterprise Documentary Fund provides production funds to feature-length documentary films taking on in-depth explorations of original, contemporary stories and integrating journalistic practice into the filmmaking process. In addition to funds, grantees will receive additional resources and expertise tailored to the needs of the project. Inclusion and diversity, both in terms of the filmmaking … More IDA Enterprise Documentary Fund deadline April 28

Applications open for SPJ Diversity Leadership Program

Diversity and inclusion in newsrooms is important to SPJ. We aim through the Dori Maynard Diversity Leadership Program to open minds and open doors in newsrooms around the country. Through our diversity program, six SPJ members will get to attend this year’s Excellence in Journalism conference on a scholarships. This program is funded by the … More Applications open for SPJ Diversity Leadership Program