Journalism organizations that offer networking, training and more Date: 10/15/21
Here is a list of other journalism organizations that AHCJ members might want to join or follow. They offer an assortment of training, networking, educational opportunities and job listings. If you have a suggestion to add to the list, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Medical Writers Association
Offers job postings, networking, training, tutorials and guides for medical writers, including journalists.
American Society of Journalists and Authors
The nation’s largest professional organization of independent nonfiction writers, providing a variety of professional development tools.
Asian American Journalists Association
Provides mentorship, scholarships and student internships, reporting guidance, an annual conference and job listings.
Association of Independents in Radio
Provides mentoring, networking and training opportunities plus a jobs board.
Institute for Journalism and Natural Resources
Offers workshops and awards for reporting on natural resource issues, such as water quality, which often can impact health.
International Center for Journalists
A global network of journalists that offers tip sheets, training, mentoring, fellowships and grants.
Journalism and Women Symposium
Advances the professional empowerment and personal growth of women in journalism by offering mentorship, a membership directory and an annual training and networking conference.
National Association of Black Journalists
Offers job listings, workshops and webinars, entrepreneurial guidance and regional and national conferences.
National Association of Hispanic Journalists
Provides job postings, workshops, a membership directory and networking opportunities.
National Association of Science Writers
Provides members with job leads, free access to scientific journals, a monthly newsletter and fellowships and grants.
A training institute whose faculty, along with industry experts, provide journalists with person-to-person coaching, hands-on seminars and online courses.
Society of Environmental Journalists
Offers job listings, resources for freelancers, reporting tips and tools, fellowships, mentoring and an annual conference.
Society of Professional Journalists
A broad-based journalism organization offering training courses, webinars, a journalist’s toolbox, written guides and fellowships.