Apply Today for VOICES 2015

Apply Today for VOICES 2015

By AAJA National

The 2015 VOICES program will take place August 10 – 16 during the week of the 2015 National Convention in San Francisco, California. Students Apply Here Faculty Apply Here About VOICES 2015 VOICES serves as a multimedia journalism training fellowship for college and graduate students, as well as a leadership program for mid-career journalists. The program is a recruiting tool


Melanie Balakit: What VOICES Taught Me

Melanie Balakit: What VOICES Taught Me

Name: Melanie Balakit VOICES year and role: 2014 (Washington, D.C.) Current position: K-12 education reporter, The Tennessean VOICES connection VOICES taught me the importance of networking. Throughout the week, we had a contest to see who could collect


Nuran Alteir: How VOICES Shaped My Path

Nuran Alteir: How VOICES Shaped My Path

Name: Nuran Alteir VOICES year and role: 2014 student, Washington, D.C. Current position: City Reporter, The Oregonian How did AAJA VOICES shape your path?  Coming from a family who doesn’t completely understand my passion for journalism, it was such a relief to


Apply for AAJA Scholarships, Internship Grants

Apply for AAJA Scholarships, Internship Grants

Open Now Intern for AsAmNews: Earn college credit and valuable experience at AsAmNews. This internship is open until a qualified applicant is selected. Stanford Chen Internship Grant: $1,750 available to offset education costs for college juniors, seniors


Frances Wang: How VOICES Shaped My Path

Frances Wang: How VOICES Shaped My Path

Name: Frances Wang VOICES year and role: 2013 student, New York Current position: Reporter, KREM 2 News/KREM-TV How did AAJA VOICES shape your path? All throughout college, I wanted to work solely in entertainment. VOICES helped shaped my path because it opened my


Dominique Fong: How VOICES Shaped My Path

Dominique Fong: How VOICES Shaped My Path

How did AAJA VOICES shape your path? I wouldn’t be where I am if it wasn’t for the mentorship and guidance provided by AAJA’s VOICES. The program makes a concerted effort to provide one-on-one help to


AAJA Selects 16 Students for 2014 VOICES Program

AAJA Selects 16 Students for 2014 VOICES Program

AAJA is pleased to welcome the 2014 class of college students, recent graduates and volunteer mentors to the VOICES program. Participants come from all over the U.S. to take part in the journalism career development


Become a 2014 VOICES Sponsor

Become a 2014 VOICES Sponsor

The 2014 VOICES project will support 17 college students aspiring to become journalists during the national Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) convention in Washington DC this August. Students receive valuable multimedia journalism training throughout the


Deadline extended for the 2014 VOICES Program!

Deadline extended for the 2014 VOICES Program!

The deadline for VOICES 2014 has passed. The 2014 VOICES program will take place August 11 – 16 during the week of the 2014 National Convention in Washington, D.C. Click here for the application! Eligibility Applicants must have


Yumi Araki: What VOICES Did For Me

Yumi Araki: What VOICES Did For Me

Photo by Victor Jeffreys II How did AAJA VOICES shape your path? The AAJA VOICES program has not only shaped my path professionally through the editors with whom I keep in touch, but it has


Doris Truong: Why I Support VOICES

Doris Truong: Why I Support VOICES

Photo by Hyungwon Kang  How did AAJA VOICES shape your path? I came to VOICES several years into my involvement with AAJA, when I was already a working journalist. Being side by side with  journalists from a range of