National Convention Registration

Register Today


Join more than 350 journalists, news executives, communications professionals and educators for the NLGJA National Convention at the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs, September 6-9, 2018. Register today.

2018 National Convention Countdown








Are you an NLGJA Member?

If you are a member, please sign in or consider becoming a member before proceeding so you can get the best rate.

Early Bird Rate
January 8 – March 25
Advance Rate
March 26 – August 16
On-Site Rate
August 17 – September 9
Member $295 $370 $445
Non-Member (Includes One-Year Membership Dues**) $430 $505 $580
Student $125 $200 $275
Student Non-Member (Includes One-Year Membership Dues**) $175 $250 $325
Member One-Day $195 $245 $295
Non-Member One-Day (Includes One-Year Membership Dues**) $295 $345 $395
Speaker  $295 $295 $295

Spouses or guests may register with an attendee at the reduced rate of $175 (by the Early Bird registration deadline) or $250 (by the Advance registration deadline). Spouse/guest registration only covers admittance to breakfasts, luncheons and receptions.

Please note: All refunds are subject to a $50 processing fee.

** Non-member registration rates include one-year membership dues for first time members only. Current and former members may renew their membership to access discounted rates.