Apply Today for the 2014 VOICES Program!

Apply Today for the 2014 VOICES Program!

By AAJA National

AAJA is now accepting applications for the 2014 VOICES program, which will take place August 11 – 16 during the week of the 2014 National Convention in Washington, D.C. Click here for the application! The deadline is Friday, April 25. Eligibility Applicants must have a strong commitment to AAJA’s mission. Applicants must be enrolled as a full-time college or graduate student


AAJA Selects Student Leaders for JCamp Class of 2014

AAJA Selects Student Leaders for JCamp Class of 2014

Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) selected 42 diverse high school students out of a record pool of 320 submissions from across the nation to participate in its 14th annual JCamp this summer. Emerson College


Ymani Wince: JCamp Built Her Journalism Foundation

Ymani Wince: JCamp Built Her Journalism Foundation

Writing has always been my passion. Even when I didn’t know that I wanted to become a journalist, I had the habits of one. I asked tons of questions to everyone that I met growing


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


Dan Hill: How JCamp Launched His Career

Dan Hill: How JCamp Launched His Career

by Dan Hill My first gig in a professional newsroom was as a high school sports intern answering phones and typing box scores to appear deep in the sports section of The Sacramento Bee. I


Apply for AAJA Scholarships, Internship Grants

Apply for AAJA Scholarships, Internship Grants

Open Now CIC/Anna Chennault Scholarship: $5,000 available to graduating high school seniors and college students who are passionate about journalism. This grant pays for educational costs and travel to the 2014 AAJA National Conference in


Now Accepting Applications for JCamp 2014

Now Accepting Applications for JCamp 2014

Emerson College  •  July 29 – August 3, 2014 JCamp is a six-day intensive journalism training for high school students. Students learn from professional journalists and get hands-on training in writing, photography, television broadcasting, online


JCamp in Boston: Emerson College Announced as Partner

JCamp in Boston: Emerson College Announced as Partner

AAJA to Partner with Emerson College for JCamp 2014. SAN FRANCISCO — The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) today announced Emerson College’s sponsorship of JCamp, a multicultural high school journalism workshop. Forty-two high school students


NBC Summer Program Open – Apply Now for 2014

NBC Summer Program Open – Apply Now for 2014

Apply for the chance to be selected for an internship with NBC in New York City and to be matched with an AAJA broadcast mentor! AAJA is proud to announce the 2014 NBC Summer Partnership.


Shako Liu Lands Journalism Job with Help from VOICES

Shako Liu Lands Journalism Job with Help from VOICES

AAJA 2013 VOICES faculty and students in New York City. I am a USC graduate as well as a 2013 VOICES alum and I recently landed my first job at Register Citizen, a newspaper in Torrington,