USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism seeks Data Fellows

The 2019 Center for Health Journalism Data Fellowship is designed for skilled journalists who want to learn to mine data sources to reveal key insights essential to high-impact journalism. The program offers professional reporters an opportunity to learn to acquire, analyze and produce visualizations of data that can help their audiences understand key health and child … More USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism seeks Data Fellows

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

NAJA calls for 2019 board candidacy declarations through Aug. 7

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.  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 … More NAJA calls for 2019 board candidacy declarations through Aug. 7

Partial funding offered to address under-covered topics, areas

Host newsrooms sought for subsidized positions Report for America is offering to provide 50 percent subsidized funding for newsrooms to create positions focused on addressing under-covered topics and communities. The outlets will pay the other half of the salary and get to select an individual among the qualified candidates prescreened by the organization. Report for … More Partial funding offered to address under-covered topics, areas

NAJA partners with Shuffle to join new social media platform

Norman, Okla. – The Native American Journalists Association recently partnered with social media platform Shuffle to facilitate social and professional networking among its membership and the broader literary arts Shuffle community. Shuffle is an ad-free, invite-only platform focused on creative fields. Shuffle is offering the NAJA community exclusive access to Shuffle’s Literary Arts community. This … More NAJA partners with Shuffle to join new social media platform