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CAJ AWARDS: THREE THINGS TO REMEMBER

We know how hard you worked last year to bring critical information and stories to Canadians. We encourage you to take a moment to celebrate (and nominate!) that work.  Here’s a short checklist of tips from Hugo Rodrigues, your CAJ Awards administrator, to help make sure your awards subm...

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ANNOUNCING THE 2021 CAJ POST-SECONDARY STUDENT INTERNS

The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is pleased to welcome three post-secondary students to the organization for the Winter 2021 internship. These students will be working with the CAJ's board of directors, as well as other journalists, on a variety of projects including the CAJ's...

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2020 IN REVIEW: A LETTER FROM CAJ PRESIDENT BRENT JOLLY

Dear CAJ members, On behalf of the CAJ’s board of directors, I’d like to wish all of you a warm and spirited season’s greetings!  2020 has been a year that has tested the physical and mental limits of journalists across Canada, and, indeed, the world. In the span of 12 hella...

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CALL FOR ENTRIES: 2020 CAJ AWARDS

Instructions en français It’s with pleasure the Canadian Association of Journalists invites entries for its annual awards program — which includes Canada’s top investigative award, the Don McGillivray Award. The application deadline for the CAJ Awards is Jan. 18, 2021. Cl...

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2020 CAJ AWARDS PROGRAM OPENS FOR SUBMISSIONS

OTTAWA, Dec. 21, 2020 – The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is pleased to announce entries are now being accepted for the 2020 CAJ Awards program, featuring Canada’s top investigative journalism award, the Don McGillivray Award. The deadline for entries is Jan. 18, 2021. Full...

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HINDSIGHT 2020: NEW YEARS EVENT FOR JOURNALISTS

Can't wait to see the backside of 2020? Had it up to here with this clunker of a year? The Canadian Association of Journalists invites all members to join us for drinks, trivia and some hard-earned laughs as we spike this dumpster fire of a year. Register here. Headlines competition: Here's a ch...

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: CAJ POST-SECONDARY INTERNSHIP JANUARY 2021

The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is recruiting a post-secondary student to work as an intern beginning January 2021. The intern will work collaboratively with the CAJ’s board of directors, its members, and other journalists.  The internship will run from January 11, 2021- Ap...

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THREE YOUNG JOURNALIST RECEIVE THE 2020 EU-CANADA JOURNALISM FELLOWSHIP

OTTAWA – The Delegation of the European Union to Canada and the Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) are delighted to announce the three winners of the 2020 EU-Canada Young Journalist Fellowship.  The three laureates will participate in a week-long study tour of European Union insti...

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ANNONCE DES LAURÉATS DE L'ÉDITION 2020 DU PRIX UE-CANADA POUR JEUNES JOURNALISTES

OTTAWA – La Délégation de l'Union européenne au Canada et l'Association canadienne des journalistes (ACJ) sont contents d'annoncer les trois lauréats de l'édition 2020 Prix UE-Canada pour Jeunes Journalistes.  Les trois lauréats participeront à un voyag...

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PATHWAYS TO PROSPERITY: A VIRTUAL MENTORSHIP EVENT

An evening for journalists to ask questions and learn from four of this year's CAJ mentors. Featuring: ADRIAN HAREWOOD, co-anchor of CBC News OttawaANDREE LAU, managing editor of digital news for CBCEMMA GILCHRIST, editor-in-chief and executive director of The NarwhalMIKE DE SOUZA, managing edit...

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