NLGJA-NorCal is pleased to announce its 2015 Bob Ross Student Scholarship. For the eighth year in a row, the Bob Ross Foundation has generously offered $2,500 for the winner of this scholarship.
Celebrating Excellence in Journalism, NLGJA is Accepting Applications For Awards
Starting today the National Lesbian & Gay Journalism Association will begin accepting applications for their annual Excellence in Journalism Awards. Submissions are due Tuesday, April 19, 2016. For more details on the awards and submission forms see www.nlgja.org/awards.
Save the Date: New Ways to Cover HIV/AIDS Seminar March 5 in Atlanta
NLGJA is excited to be kicking off its New Ways to Cover HIV/AIDS Seminar Series. Save the date for the first workshop on March 5 in Atlanta.
2016 UNITY Reporting Fellowship Application
UNITY: Journalists for Diversity is accepting applications for the UNITY student reporting fellowship. This is a rare opportunity for college students to develop immersive multimedia and reporting skills from all over the country.
NLGJA Gets a Multi-Year Grant to Deliver Training on Covering HIV/AIDS in the 21st Century
NLGJA is pleased to announce that it has received a grant renewable for up to five years from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to deliver journalism training that will enhance strategies and skills in covering HIV/AIDS.
Thank You to the Guests and Sponsors of the 2015 Dateline:DC
Last Thursday, NLGJA presented Jeffrey Toobin, a senior legal analyst for CNN and staff writer at The New Yorker, with the Randy Shilts Award for LGBT Coverage at its annual Dateline:DC event. The NLGJA Randy Shilts Award annually honors a journalist who or organization which consistently brings stories of the LGBT community to life in mainstream media. We’d like to thank him for his work going the extra mile to ensure that all Americans are aware of the unique struggles LGBT people face.