Business journalism fellowship available

KNOWLEDGE@WHARTON BUSINESS JOURNALISM FELLOWSHIP

October 12-15, 2008

Deadline: August 8

This fellowship allows one 2008 AAJA member the opportunity to attend
a four-day business journalism seminar, October 12-15, 2008 at The
Wharton School
of the University of Pennsylvania. The fellowship
covers the cost of tuition, materials and meals. The deadline to
apply is August 8.

For more information go to: http://www.aaja.org/programs/professional/
fellowships/
. This scholarship opportunity is provided by SAJA, the
South Asian Journalists Association.  For questions, contact Albert
Lee at AlbertL@aaja.org.

Annual AAJA membership meeting

If you’re going to UNITY, mark your calendars!

The 2008 awards for AAJA Member, Chapter and President of the Year will be awarded during the AAJA General Membership meeting, which is part of the UNITY convention in Chicago.

The membership meeting will be held Friday, July 25, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Room W192C at McCormick Place West.

You’ll also have the opportunity to hear the candidates for national offices give their speeches before polls close at 2 p.m.

The membership meeting is also an ideal venue to air your concerns and share your ideas before the board and the general membership.