NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists will be hosting an online Virtual Convention October 23-25. The online event will feature a Career & Community Expo, breakout and plenary sessions, and opportunities to network and connect. This online event will also present new opportunities, and we look forward to sharing those with you.

As a result of COVID-19, the in-person National Convention scheduled for September 10-13 at the Drake in Chicago will no longer be held.

After your registration has been approved, you will receive an email to access your profile on the virtual convention platform, Pathable. If you already registered for the Virtual Convention, you should have received an email to access your Pathable attendee profile. Please search your email inbox for to locate the email. If you are unable to locate the email and need assistance accessing your Pathable attendee profile, please contact

*NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists suggests using Google Chrome to register*

Are you an NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists Member?

Members must sign in to their member profile to receive the member rate. If you are not a member or your membership has expired, become a member before proceeding in order to access member rates.

  Registration Rate
July 23 – October 25
Basic Registration – Member $150
Basic Registration – Non-Member $250
Student Registration – Member (must provide copy of Student ID) Complimentary
Student Registration – Non-Member (Must provide copy of Student ID. Includes One-Year Membership Dues**) $25
Hardship Discount* (Made possible by the generosity of our partners at WarnerMedia News & Sports) $75
Speaker Complimentary

*To request a discount due to financial hardship, please email A limited number of discount registrations are available, and are only available to current members. The discounted registration is made possible by the generosity of our partners at WarnerMedia News & Sports.
**Please email to set up member profile.
***University group rates are available. Please email for more information.