Your 2022 Officers President: Naomi Ishisaka (The Seattle Times) Naomi Ishisaka is the Assistant Managing Editor for Diversity, Inclusion and Staff Development and the Social Justice Columnist for The Seattle Times. She is a journalist and photographer who focuses on racial equity and social justice. In 2020, she was awarded first place in the Best […]
Apply today for the Northwest Journalists of Color scholarships and the NJC-PNW Guild Conference Scholarship. The new deadline to apply is Sunday, July 18th, 2021 (Extended deadline). This year students may apply for: Northwest Journalists of Color Reporting Scholarship — financial award for students interested in journalism. Northwest Journalists of Color Visual Journalism Scholarship — camera […]
You’re invited to the 2021 AAJA Seattle Lunar New Year Dinner! Join us for a virtual fundraising dinner to support AAJA Seattle’s programs. Thursday, Feb. 25, 20216-7:30 PM PSTLocation: OnlineTickets or Donation Early Bird Prices: General public: $55 event ticket includes boxed dinner pickup from Seattle’s Mi La Cay or Bellevue’s Terry’s Kitchen AAJA members: $45 event […]
Looking for advice and inspiration as you take the next step toward your goal of a career in writing, journalism, or communications? The Asian American Journalists Association Seattle, Northwest Science Writers, and the Seattle Association of Black Journalists are organizing a virtual mentoring event. Meet experts who work in various fields, from broadcast to print […]
Join us on May 15 to celebrate aspiring student journalists in Washington state who have won this year’s Northwest Journalists of Color Scholarships, the AAJA Seattle Founders Scholarship, the NJC-PNW Guild Conference Scholarship, and the Northwest Journalists of Color-KIRO 7 Internship.
Newsrooms and independent journalists across the country have been impacted by the long and short term effects of COVID-19 on the industry. To help ease the financial hardship this is causing, AAJA Seattle is making micro-grants of up to $500 available to its members. Eligible applicants will have worked full-time as journalists in Washington state […]