NAJA selects Cheryl McKenzie as 2022 NAJA-Medill Milestone Achievement Award recipient

APTN journalist to be recognized during 2022 NAJA Membership Meeting and Business Luncheon Aug. 25 NORMAN, Oklahoma — The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) has selected Cheryl McKenzie as the recipient of the 2022 NAJA-Medill Milestone Achievement Award, which honors NAJA’s mission and the exemplary people who have led the way with outstanding work and … More NAJA selects Cheryl McKenzie as 2022 NAJA-Medill Milestone Achievement Award recipient

NAJA selects Indigenous Investigative Collective as 2022 Richard LaCourse Award for Investigative Journalism recipients

ICT, High Country News and Searchlight NM to be recognized during 2022 National Native Media Awards Banquet Aug. 27 NORMAN, Oklahoma — The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) has selected the Indigenous Investigative Collective as the recipient of the 2022 Richard LaCourse Award for Investigative Journalism, which recognizes groundbreaking work by journalists that creatively use … More NAJA selects Indigenous Investigative Collective as 2022 Richard LaCourse Award for Investigative Journalism recipients

NAJA selects Navajo Times as 2022 Elias Boudinot Free Press Award recipient

Staff to be recognized during 2022 National Native Media Awards Banquet Aug. 27 NORMAN, Oklahoma — The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) has selected the Navajo Times as the recipient of the 2022 NAJA Elias Boudinot Free Press Award, which recognizes a publication or media outlet that has shown dedication and commitment to upholding freedom … More NAJA selects Navajo Times as 2022 Elias Boudinot Free Press Award recipient

NAJA accepting National Native Media Awards deadline extended to May 2, 2022

NORMAN, Oklahoma — The Native American Journalists Association will recognize outstanding coverage of Turtle Island through the 2022 NAJA National Native Media Awards during the 2022 National Native Media Conference at the Hyatt Regency Phoenix.  The annual competition recognizes excellence in reporting by Indigenous and non-Indigenous journalists across the U.S., and Canada.   Entries to the … More NAJA accepting National Native Media Awards deadline extended to May 2, 2022

NAJA reschedules 2021 National Native Media Conference

The Native American Journalists Association reschedules annual conference to Aug. 25-27, 2022, extends memberships and program deadlines through next year PHOENIX — In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Native American Journalists Association has again postponed the 2021 National Native Media Conference until 2022.  NAJA President Francine Compton said the ongoing safety challenges caused by … More NAJA reschedules 2021 National Native Media Conference