Founded in 1857 to advance the success of news editors statewide, NJPA is an organization comprising 16 New Jersey dailies, three “out-of-state” dailies, 165+ community weeklies, four non-English language newspapers, seven specialty publications, over 60 digital news websites, and over 70 associate members with interest in news media and the news business.
NJPA advances the success of its members in multiple ways:
Governmental affairs and legislative monitoring of the New Jersey Statehouse
New Jersey Newspaper Network and several revenue-generating specialty advertising networks each providing valuable professional service to customers and incremental revenue to NJPA members
Industry information and valuable member communications via the bi-weekly NJPA Member Update publication, and frequently-issued member alerts and advisories
Access to training webinars and seminars
Better Newspaper Contest – Our annual newspaper contests & awards events provide motivation and statewide recognition for news industry professionals statewide; AND opportunities to judge other state press association contests
NJPA Legal Hotline – providing invaluable and fast legal advice
Connectedness – through NJPA’s active collaboration and partnership with the other state, regional, and national press associations
New Jersey Press Foundation – providing essential support for the next generation of journalists and news executives. NJPF has multiple programs providing students and member companies internship experiences for both newsrooms and business offices. NJPF is also a vital supporter and resource for the NJ Collegiate Press Association and the Garden State Scholastic Press Association
Police Press Credentials – administered by NJPA for all news media on behalf of the NJ State Police and NJ Association of Police Chiefs
Want to join NJPA? Fill out an application here!
Digital News Organizations
For any questions, please contact:
Peggy Stephan Arbitell, Business Manager, ext. 14 firstname.lastname@example.org