National Association of Hispanic Journalists

About the NAHJ

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) is dedicated to the recognition and professional advancement of Hispanics in the news industry. Established in April 1984, NAHJ created a national voice and unified vision for all Hispanic journalists.

NAHJ has over 2,000 members, including working journalists, journalism students, other media-related professionals and journalism educators.

Career Center

NAHJ's Career Center is a great place for both employees and employers to be more targeted, strategic and efficient when finding the right match in today's changing journalism universe.

Learn about the latest Broadcast, Online/New Media, Print, and Academic career opportunities available for NAHJ members today!

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  • To organized and provide support for Hispanic Journalists.
  • To encourage and support the study and practices of journalism and communications by Hispanics.
  • To promote accurate and fair treatment of Hispanics by the news media.
  • To further employment opportunities and career development for Hispanics in the news media.
  • To foster greater understanding of the unique cultural identity, interests and concerns of Hispanic Journalists.

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NAHJ General Scholarships

Rubén Salazar Scholarship Fund

NAHJ offers scholarships each year to full-time undergraduate and graduate students pursuing careers in journalism in English or Spanish-language media, or both. The scholarships, ranging from $1,000 - $2,000, are open to students attending four-year and community colleges in the Unites States and Puerto Rico.

NAHJ 2017 Educational Programs

NAHJ Student Project

The NAHJ Student Project gives college students an opportunity to gain valuable experience in a real-life newsroom setting during the annual conference. Under the guidance of professional mentors, students will write, report, shoot and edit video, shoot photos and cover events on social media, honing skills needed to compete in today’s media market. Project alumni have gone on to work in some of the top media outlets in the country.

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