Prospective Members



The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) is an organization of more than 4,000 journalists, students and media-related professionals that advocates for diversity in newsrooms and in news content. We offer year-round training for our members and access to job opportunities to help our members advance their careers. We are committed to providing quality programs and services to our members including networking opportunities; webinars; media institutes; regional conferences; scholarship, internship and fellowship offerings; as well as the nation’s largest annual convention and career fair of its kind. NABJ has four regions and more than 100 chapters across the United States.

As an NABJ member, you’ll receive these valuable resources and benefits:

  • Year-Round Personal and Professional Development Opportunities 
  • Access to Job Opportunities Via our Online NABJ Career Center and Databases
  • Access to the NABJ Annual Career Fair 
  • Leadership and Mentoring Opportunities 
  • Regional and National Networking Opportunities 
  • Access to Industry Information and Relevant Alerts 
  • Scholarship and Internship Opportunities 
  • Member Rates on Convention Registrations, Regional Conferences and NABJ Media Institute programs 
  • Free NABJ Webinar Registration
  • Membership Rate for Annual Salute to Excellence Awards Contest 
  • Student Services Support 
  • Members-only Web Access, Including Online Membership Directory 
  • Free NABJ E-Blasts 
  • Access to Facebook and LinkedIn Groups