Benefits

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists is the leading organization for Latinos in the media. We are dedicated to the recognition and professional advancement of Hispanics in the news industry, plus excellence in coverage of the entire Latino community. Some of the benefits for a professional member are listed below:

  • Networking with local, New Mexican journalists.
  • New Mexico-centric events and workshops
  • Learning from other local journalists
  • Affiliation with an established and nationally recognized professional organization representing your interests within the news industry.
  • Discounted registration rate to the Excellence in Journalism Conference, September 7 – 9, 2017 in Anaheim, CA.
  • Access to the Media & Career Expo to interact with recruiters and vendors from recognized media organizations (also open to non-members)
  • NAHJ’s Members-Only web site where members can update their member profile and register for upcoming regional and local conventions
  • Quick and easy online membership renewal
  • A Six-Month Membership Extension– Active NAHJ members who have lost their jobs due to layoffs will be able to extend their membership by six months. This will allow access to the NAHJ career center and will continue their discounts on all of NAHJ’s professional development opportunities
  • Access to NAHJ’s career center, a completely searchable career builder engine that allows members to browse current job listings in television, print, radio, online and freelance opportunities, post multiple resumes into a comprehensive and searchable resume bank, and manage and promote their career profile. The service also provides listings for internships, fellowships and mid-career development
  • Use of NAHJ’s Résumé Referral Service through which member résumés are distributed to recruiters nationwide by NAHJ’s staff
  • Membership digital ID card
  • Eligibility to participate in NAHJ’s student project during the Annual Convention
  • Listing in NAHJ’s Annual Online Membership Directory
  • Free admission to NAHJ regional and local conferences, training sessions, and workshops
  • Networking opportunities at the local chapter and national levels
  • Eligibility to submit entries to the NAHJ’s Annual Journalism Awards at a discounted price
  • Subscription to Noticias, NAHJ’s montlyly electronic newsletter
  • Membership Perk Benefits (benefits include discount rental car rates with AVIS and significate discounts with Office Depot and OfficeMax)

To access the online NAHJ membership application, please click here.