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Deadline to Apply for CONNECT Student Journalism Training Project Extended to June 29!

Students – in search of a chance to get real world, hands-on reporting experience? Looking for an accessible way to attend the NLGJA National Convention? Does working with attentive, qualified mentors and like-minded peers sound good to you? What about doing it all without having to pay for your convention registration, hotel room and plane ticket?

Then apply for the CONNECT Student Journalism Training Project

This year’s program will take place from September 5-11 alongside the NLGJA National Convention in Chicago. The deadline to apply has been extended to noon ET on June 29!

Attend Our Convention for Free with an AARP Freelance Fellowship!

Thanks to the generosity of our partners at AARP, we are offering complimentary virtual convention registrations to 10 interested freelance journalists. You can apply here!

The AARP Freelance Fellowship covers registration fees for up to 10 freelance journalists to attend the virtual portion of our 2022 NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists National Convention, September 8-11. Fellows do not need to be a member of NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists to apply. AARP Freelance Fellows are required to attend a one-hour virtual workshop presented by AARP.

The deadline to apply for the AARP Freelance Fellowship is noon ET on August 15. Selected individuals will be contacted after the deadline with additional information. The application can be found here

Register Now for Our 2022 National Convention!

NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists is pleased to announce that registration for our 2022 National Convention is now open! The convention will be held September 8-11 at the Drake in Chicago. The event will be our first in-person gathering since 2019 and we cannot wait to be together again. Join us in Chicago to reconnect with old friends and make connections with new colleagues. Register today and take advantage of our special Advance registration rates, only available through August 16!

More information about hotel reservations, registration rates, our COVID-19 policies and more can be found here.

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Nominations for the Curve Award for Emerging Journalists Now Open

NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists is thrilled to announce that nominations for The Curve Award for Emerging Journalists, sponsored by The Curve Foundation, are now open. The deadline to submit a nomination is April 30. The Curve Award for Emerging...