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NPPF Scholarship application deadline quickly approaches
02/12/2016 // By Adrienne AndrewsThe National Press Photographers Foundation scholarship application deadline is quickly approaching, as it closes at 11:50 EST on March 1.The Foundation is offering over 10 scholarships this year, all of which may be applied for...
Victoria Sarno Jordan Wins Michel du Cille Scholarship
02/06/2016 // ATHENS, GA (February 6, 2016) – The Board of Directors of the Northern Short Course in Photojournalism are pleased to announce Victoria Sarno Jordan is the recipient of the inaugural Michel du Cille Memorial Scholarship. Sarno Jordan is an Argentine...
NPPA president and student representative to the board address student membership problems
02/05/2016 // ATHENS, GA (February 5, 2016) – Despite worry about the National Press Photographers Association's low membership rates among younger visual journalists, a demographic that will ultimately become the future of the NPPA and the industry as a whole,...
What do some NPPA student chapters think hinders student membership?
02/05/2016 // The attention paid to student photojournalists is a major concern for the various student NPPA chapters around the country. Further, attracting new younger members to the NPPA continues to be a tricky endeavor for the organization as a whole....
NPPA Emergency Board Meeting Today At Noon
02/05/2016 // ATHENS, GA (February 5, 2016) – An emergency special meeting of the board of directors of the National Press Photographers Association has been called for noon today, Friday February 5, 2016, at 12:00 noon EST.The meeting was announced this morning...
Changes, Improvements In NPPA’s Monthly News Clip Contest
02/01/2016 // By Kyle GranthamRegional Chairs Representative ([email protected])ATHENS, GA (February 1, 2016) – Big changes are coming in 2016 for NPPA’s Monthly News Clip Contest (MNCC). We’ve seen unbelievable success with the new clips...
NPPA searches for a new executive director
01/28/2016 // With NPPA executive director of two years Chip Deale having departed to pursue a senior-level position for Financial Executives International in New Jersey, the official search for a replacement executive director has begun.For the time being, Mark...
Different Perspectives: What defines great photojournalism?
01/28/2016 // Melissa Lyttle is the NPPA president and an independent photojournalist based in St. Petersburg, Florida. She is only the fifth female president in the NPPA's 70-year history and has previously held the office of the NPPA vice president....
Board of Directors meeting brings welcome changes, new executives
01/28/2016 // The NPPA Board of Directors meeting that was held over the weekend of Jan. 23-24 brought with it several changes to the executive committee, as well as operational reformations to streamline communication, further member engagement and increase...
NPPA Seeks New Executive Director
01/27/2016 // ATHENS, GA (January 27, 2016) - The National Press Photographers Association, the largest organization for visual journalists in the United States, seeks a new executive director.Who We AreThe NPPA is the voice of visual journalists...

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