summer interns 2016

AAJA-LA awards stipends for summer internships

In 2016, AAJA-LA revived its summer internship program, awarding stipends of up to $4,000 to students who worked at the Orange County Register, Pasadena Star-News and Nguoi Viet Daily News. The students were required to join AAJA and received mentoring from an AAJA member. Here are the students’ reflections on

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2016 Chapter Scholarship Recipients

AAJA-LA Congratulates 2016 Chapter Scholarship Recipients

The Asian American Journalists Association, Los Angeles Chapter, is happy to announce the award recipients for its 2016 scholarship competition. The awards total $15,000, with six scholarship winners from around Southern California. The applicants were asked to submit a resume, an official school transcript, two letters of recommendation, a short

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2016 AAJA-LA Scholarship Applications Being Accepted

***Scholarship deadline extended until Sunday, April 24, 2016*** The Los Angeles Chapter is pleased to announce the opening of its annual scholarship competition. The chapter will award several scholarships of $2,500 each to full-time college students in the Greater Los Angeles Area. If you are an undergraduate or graduate student, we hope you will

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2015 AAJA-LA Scholarship Applications Being Accepted

2015 AAJA-LA Scholarship Applications Being Accepted ***Update 9/27/15: Scholarship application deadline extended to Sunday, Oct. 4*** The Los Angeles Chapter is pleased to announce the opening of its annual scholarship competition. The chapter will award several scholarships of $2,500 each to full-time college students in the Greater Los Angeles Area. If you are a

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AAJA-LA Announces Scholarship Competition

***DEC. 31, 2014 – UPDATE: The Los Angeles Chapter has extended the application deadline for its annual scholarship competition to Jan. 20, 2015*** To Our Members and Friends: The Los Angeles Chapter is pleased to announce the opening of its annual scholarship competition. The chapter will award several scholarships of $2,500 each to full-time college students in

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2013 Chapter Scholarship Competition Underway

Did your financial aid package come up a little short? Need help with your college-related expenses right now? We’re awarding as much as $7,000 in scholarships to full-time students attending colleges and universities in the Greater Los Angeles Area. Winners will be introduced and receive their awards at the annual

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Year in Review: Meet AAJA-LA OC Register Scholarship recipient Connie Ho

  BIO Connie K. Ho is a Freelance Writer for online publications who has contributed to AOL Patch, Mochi Magazine, and Red Orbit. A graduate of the University of California, Irvine, she received a double major in English and International Studies as well as a minor in Spanish. She has

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Year in Review: AAJA-LA/OCR intern hired after stint on copy desk

By Kiali Wong  Kiali Wong credits AAJA-Los Angeles’ partnership with The Orange County Register for opening a door that proved invaluable. After five weeks with the copy desk in fall 2012, Kiali joined the Register’s staff as a copy editor for the weekly editions. The AAJA-LA internship marked Kiali’s second at

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2012 AAJA-Los Angeles Scholarship Applications Being Accepted

UPDATE: The submission window is closed. 2012 AAJA-LOS ANGELES SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS BEING ACCEPTED The Los Angeles Chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association is pleased to announce its annual scholarship competition for full-time students attending colleges and universities in Greater Los Angeles. Applications and work samples will be reviewed by

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