In 2019, AAJA-Asia once again awarded travel fellowships to AAJA members so they could attend our New. Now. Next. Media Conference in Hong Kong. The stipends were worth $350 for Asia chapter members and $500 for US-based members. Here’s what they had to say about the experience: Erum Salam, AAJA-NY N3CON was an excellent opportunity […]
The winner and two honorees of the first AAJA-Asia Google Digital Journalism Award gathered at Google’s Hong Kong office on Sept. 3 to share with AAJA members and journalists some of Asia’ best digital journalism.
AAJA-Asia Chapter is proud to announce the winner of the first AAJA-Asia Google Digital Journalism Award that honors and recognizes the best journalism that features “new ways of storytelling” using digital technology. The award goes to: Patrick Boehler, SCMP: “Voices from Tiananmen” Here is a link to the winning entry: multimedia.scmp.com/tiananmen/ In this interactive SCMP […]
What does the award honor? This award recognizes the best journalism that features “new ways of storytelling” using any sort of digital technology to tell stories that matter in the region. In partnership with the award’s sponsor Google, AAJA is looking for the best and brightest work that tells the continuing story and issues of […]
More than 20 AAJA-Asia chapter members made their way to the annual journalism conference, this year in New York in August 21-24. That’s record attendance for the Asia chapter at a national convention, out of nearly 1,400 people who registered this year. Long-time AAJA-Asia leader Professor Ying Chan received the Lifetime Achievement Award, but that […]