Membership Types and Benefits

Membership Types and Benefits

By AAJA National

Join AAJA Today With more than 1,700 members throughout the United States and Asia, AAJA serves a variety of needs. AAJA members are staff, reporters and freelance journalists for digital, print and broadcast media. Members also include students interested in careers in journalism and former journalists in public relations, academia and other fields that support AAJA’s mission.


2016 National Journalism and Special Awards Now Open for Submissions

2016 National Journalism and Special Awards Now Open for Submissions

AAJA is proud to announce the call for entries and nominations for the 2016 National Journalism Awards, the 2016 Dr. Suzanne Ahn Award for Civil Rights & Social Justice, the 2016 AAJA Lifetime Achievement


Sweet Discount for Lunar New Year

Sweet Discount for Lunar New Year

Looking for the perfect gift for Lunar New Year or how about something sweet for your valentine? Godiva is now offering AAJA members an exclusive 20% discount off gourmet chocolates and free shipping on orders


Learn More About AAJA’s Chapters

Learn More About AAJA’s Chapters

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has 20 chapters. Contact a chapter or chapter president near you, or join AAJA as an at-large member to help advance our mission of diversity in news and newsrooms. Arizona President AMY B


AAJA Members Now Receive 20% Off Godiva Goodies Through the Holidays

AAJA Members Now Receive 20% Off Godiva Goodies Through the Holidays

  Looking for the perfect holiday gift for someone special? Godiva is offering AAJA members an exclusive 20% discount off gourmet chocolates until December 31, 2015. Be sure to check out the Godiva business website and login


AAJA Member News: October 2015 Roundup

AAJA Member News: October 2015 Roundup

Heidi Chang (AAJA-Hawaii) was selected by the Association of Independents in Radio (AIR) as a Public Media Fellow for AIR’s Entrepreneurial Coaching Fellowship. Heidi is a multimedia journalist whose work has been featured on NPR,


AAJA Member News: September 2015 Roundup

AAJA Member News: September 2015 Roundup

Yvonne Leow (AAJA-New York) joined Vox as their senior Snapchat editor. She recently graduated from the John S. Knight journalism fellowship program at Stanford University, and is now based in San Francisco. You can


Renew Your Membership for 2016 Beginning October 1st

Renew Your Membership for 2016 Beginning October 1st

Join or renew your AAJA membership on October 1, 2015 and enjoy your membership until the end of 2016! Renewing is easy – here’s how: Step 1: Log in to your AAJA online account (or create


AAJA Member News: August 2015 Roundup

AAJA Member News: August 2015 Roundup

Shawn Chitnis (AAJA-Seattle) recently started his newest position at KCNC-TV (CBS) in Denver. He is a multimedia journalist covering breaking news from overnight for the morning show. Prior to moving to Colorado, he has spent


2016-2017 National Officers Announced

2016-2017 National Officers Announced

Congratulations to Michelle Lee, Yvonne Leow, and Nicole Dungca who have been elected for the positions of AAJA Senior Vice President, AAJA Vice President of Journalism Programs, and AAJA Secretary, respectively. They will begin


Mega Sugianto and Stephen Jiwanmall Announced as New AASMBJ Co-chairs

Mega Sugianto and Stephen Jiwanmall Announced as New AASMBJ Co-chairs

Mega Sugianto (AAJA-Los Angeles) and Stephen Jiwanmall (AAJA-Florida) have been selected as the new co-chairs of AASMBJ (Asian American Small Market Broadcast Journalists). They are the third pair to lead the group since it