Asian American Journalists Association J Camp



Designed to confront the lack of diversity in journalism, J Camp assembles a multicultural group of high school students for six days of intensive journalism training. The curriculum consists of interactive workshops, hands-on projects, guest speakers and field trips. Students learn from experienced professional journalists and receive training in writing, photography, television broadcasting, online media and reporting. The program is not restricted to Asian-American students.

General Info

Name Asian American Journalists Association J Camp
Location New Orleans, LA
Year-round Contacts 415-346-2051
Program Focuses & Features Media, Photography, Writing/Journalism
Grade Range (rising grades) 9-11
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 15-17
Application Deadline March
Residential Fee Free. 1 week.
Year Established 2001
Dates & Sessions July-Aug; 1 session, 1 week long