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Submit a Nomination for our 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards!

NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists is now accepting online nominations for its 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards! The deadline to submit a nomination is noon ET on Tuesday, February 15.

The NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists Excellence in Journalism Awards were established in 1993 to foster and recognize excellence in journalism on issues related to the LGBTQ community. The Excellence in Journalism Awards are open to anyone, including non-members and journalists who do not identify as LGBTQ.

Register Now for Our 2022 Student Conference!

NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists is thrilled to announce our second Student Conference, coming up February 25-26, 2022! This two-day virtual gathering will feature opportunities for students to learn from media experts, connect with fellow student journalists, and explore the intersections of the news industry and LGBTQ identities. Sessions will feature discussions on staying safe on social media, building an investigative story and whether journalism school is right for you. Students will also have the opportunity to connect with recruiters from top news organizations at the Internship & Career Fair.
 
Make sure to save your spot and register for the conference now!

Submit a Session Proposal for Our 2022 National Convention!

We are accepting session proposals for our 2022 National Convention here. The deadline to submit a session proposal is noon ET on January 27.

NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists plans to provide more than 30 workshop opportunities to its attendees throughout the 2022 Convention from September 8-11 in Chicago. Workshop proposals are an integral step in the process the conference planning committee and national office staff take to provide the most up-to-date and relevant workshops to all of our convention attendees.

Convention breakout sessions are 60 minutes long.

Help us kick off 2022 with a donation!

As we begin the new year, NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists has many to thank for their generosity in supporting the association’s mission to promote fair and accurate LGBTQ news coverage this year. Our one-time and monthly donors help sustain the organization, and their support has been invaluable throughout the association’s history.

Help us kick off the new year with a donation at www.nlgja.org/donate!

Nominations for 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards Now Open

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 4, 2022 PRESS CONTACT: Clare Lefebure press@nlgja.org    WASHINGTON, DC (January 4, 2022) – NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists is now accepting online nominations for its 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards. The Excellence...

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Nominations for 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards Now Open

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 4, 2022 PRESS CONTACT: Clare Lefebure press@nlgja.org    WASHINGTON, DC (January 4, 2022) – NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists is now accepting online nominations for its 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards. The Excellence...

David Plazas Named as the Recipient of the 2021 Leadership Award

WASHINGTON, DC – Today NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists announced that USA TODAY Network Tennessee Opinion and Engagement Director David Plazas is the recipient of the 2021 NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists Leadership Award. The award recognizes...

Nominations for Chapter Leadership Positions Are Now Open

Nominations are now being accepted for chapter leadership positions. Nominees for NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists chapter leadership positions – both new candidates and those planning to run for re-election – shall be required to submit an application...

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