AAJA announces the first 2013 recipient of the Dinah Eng Leadership Fellowship

AAJA announces the first 2013 recipient of the Dinah Eng Leadership Fellowship

Marian Liu (AAJA-San Francisco Bay Area) is the first Dinah Eng Leadership Fellowship recipient for 2013. Liu will use the the $1,000 fellowship to take a management development course at the Poynter Institute. Liu heads a new


Honor excellence in Journalism with 2013 AAJA Awards

Honor excellence in Journalism with 2013 AAJA Awards

Every year AAJA accepts nominations from the journalism community to acknowledge great work done in the past year inspiring better journalism and a better community for all. AAJA  has the following awards available for nomination: 2013


Nominate Outstanding Coverage of AAPI Civil Rights and Social Justice with the 2013 Dr. Suzanne Ahn Award

Nominate Outstanding Coverage of AAPI Civil Rights and Social Justice with the 2013 Dr. Suzanne Ahn Award

Dr. Suzanne Ahn   The Asian American Journalists Association is honored to have the opportunity since 2003 to recognize excellence in Asian American Pacific Islander civil rights and social justice coverage with the Dr. Suzanne Ahn


Nominate an outstanding individual for the 2013 AAJA Lifetime Achievement or the Special Recognition Award

Nominate an outstanding individual for the 2013 AAJA Lifetime Achievement or the Special Recognition Award

2012 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Curtiss Kim and 2012 Special Recognition Award recipient Bryan Chu   AAJA annually pays tribute to two individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to AAJA and/or the Asian American and Pacific


Recognize outstanding digital journalism with the 2013 Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism

Recognize outstanding digital journalism with the 2013 Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism

  AAJA, in partnership with the Gannett Foundation, is offering a $5,000 award to recognize groundbreaking work by a journalist or a team who creatively uses digital tools in the role of being a community’s watchdog.


Want to Be a John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford? Join Us for a Call.

Want to Be a John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford? Join Us for a Call.

Join AAJA, NAHJ, NAJA and NABJ’s Digital Journalism Task Force for a conference call to discuss the application process for the 2013-14 class of John S. Knight Journalism Fellows at Stanford University.  The program


Asian American Radio Group Cultivates Radio Careers

Asian American Radio Group Cultivates Radio Careers

The AARG encourages members to network, seek job opportunities, explore career paths and learn the latest in reporting techniques from seasoned veterans who have reported on some of the biggest stories of the past several decades. Since


“The Living Textbook” Dispels Stereotypes About Arab Americans

“The Living Textbook” Dispels Stereotypes About Arab Americans

AAJA’s The Living Textbook is an Executive Leadership Program Media Demonstration Project launched in 2010, amplifying the voices of young Arab Americans in the Detroit, Mich. area. Under the guidance of the project’s Co-Directors   Emilia


Dinah Eng Leadership Fellows Take Their Careers to the Next Level

Dinah Eng Leadership Fellows Take Their Careers to the Next Level

 Jack Chang (AAJA-Sacramento) “Spending four days sharing experiences with peers, learning management skills and thinking about my own goals has helped me clarify what I want out of my career and life. The Executive Leadership Program


Asian American Small Market Broadcast Journalists Guide Colleagues

Asian American Small Market Broadcast Journalists Guide Colleagues

Since its founding in 2009, the AASMBJ provides networking opportunities and a support system for AAJA members working at small-market television stations or at mid-size and large-market stations as entry-level production assistants and desk assistants.  Together