This pre-commencement celebration and final Rites of Passage is a graduation ceremony to celebrate the accomplishments of all graduating African American, Native American, Latinx, Hispanic, and Multiracial undergraduate and graduate students.
Students graduating in Spring 2018 and Summer 2018 are encouraged to register.
NLGJA’s CONNECT: Student Journalism Training Project provides real-world experience and professional connections at NLGJA’s National Convention for 10 students across the country who are considering a career in journalism.
This year’s National Convention is at the
Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs, California, September 6-9, 2018.
NLGJA covers student expenses including transportation, food, and hotel accommodations.
Applicants do not need to be a member of NLGJA or a member of the LGBTQ community to apply. NLGJA accepts applicants from all disciplines, departments, and majors.