COVID-19 & Protest Coverage Resource Center



Jobs Open Now!

Click here to see jobs, fellowship and freelance opportunities featured on our #NABJNowHiring Google share page. It will be updated periodically. (Note many of these positions may be filled at this time).

Ongoing Job Opportunities

Click here to apply for jobs at or update your resume. Employers can place job ads here as well. New jobs are added every day!!!

Tips for Coping and Safety 

Click here to review tips and tools for coping with the trauma of COVID-19, #ReportingWhileBlack, and social injustice as a reporter, as well as safety tips for covering protests during this critical time.

Apply for COVID-19 Hardship Relief

We are accepting applications to provide COVID-19 relief grants to our members in good standing who have been experiencing financial hardships as a result of pandemic -related job losses, furloughs or cut hours. Apply here.


(Please note your membership can be extended if you are experiencing hardship and your membership is soon to expire. Please email for details.)

Check-In About Your Coverage Experiences

Check in here to tell us what you are experiencing covering protests on the field or what work is like in your newsrooms during this critical time.

Give Us Your Feedback About Job Loss in the Industry

Help us learn more about what you are experiencing in the current job market. Click here to take the NABJ Job Loss Survey.

Help a Member in Need

If you’d like to support other members who are in need during this crucial time, donate to our COVID-19 Relief Fund here. Thank you!

Webinars: Get Training & Advice for Navigating COVID-19, Protests & More

Get the tips and tools you need for COVID-19 and protest coverage, as well as navigating the media/news landscape and life with our free webinar series. Click here to view our playlist.

More Resources From Us & Our Partners/Colleagues

Covering Unrest: When Journalists of Color Become the Target

 Digital Safety, Privacy, & Surveillance for Reporters

– What You Need to Know: Journalism is Not a Crime!

Know Your Rights: A Legal Training for Reporters

 Leaders Discuss Lack of Diversity in Newsrooms

How to fight racism and not get fired from your mainstream media job

 Reporting While Black: Journalists on the Front Lines

–  Anti-Racist Protest Reporting: A Town Hall 

More Resources to Help You

– Take the NABJ COVID-19 Member Check-in Survey  here.

– How to Protect Yourself:  View the CDC’s guidelines here .

– What to Do If You Think You’re Sick:  View the CDC’s recommendations here.

Stay In-the-Know:  Read the CPJ’s Safety Advisory for Covering the Coronavirus here.

Tips for Reporters and Reporting Resources on COVID-19 produced by Journalist’s Toolbox are  here .