Aspiring visual journalists are encouraged to join the NPPA! We not only help develop your skills, but we offer invaluable insight in to the industry so you can decide if you're ready to turn your hobby into a career.
When you become a member, you can:
- Access our job bank to find internships, part-time, and full-time work
- Interact with an international network of students, visual journalists, and industry leaders
- Take advantage of special offers on equipment, insurance, and services
- Turn to a team of legal and business practice experts when questions arise
- Find a mentor to help you as you establish your career, or take advantage of our portfolio critique program.
- Compete in our contests to gain exposure and recognition
- Take advantage of volunteer and leadership opportunities
- Benefit from exclusive online training, discounted workshops and conferences, and upcoming regional events.
- Unite with a powerful and respected organization