CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California, is a non-profit, professional organization with 400 members nationwide. CCNMA is exempt from income taxes under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service code.

CCNMA’s mission is to promote diversity in the news media by providing encouragement, scholarships and educational programs for Latinos pursuing careers in the news media, and to foster an accurate and fair portrayal of Latinos in the news media, and promoting the social, economic and professional advancement of Latino journalists.

Current Opportunities for CCNMA

Latino Journalists of California Scholarship

Opportunity Type: Scholarship
Application Deadline: Information and applications will be available online at after Jan. 12, 2015.
Description: The CCNMA Scholarships, including the Joel Garcia Memorial Scholarship, the Frank del Olmo Memorial Scholarship and the George Ramos Memorial Scholarship, are awarded annually to qualified Latino students who are planning to pursue a career in journalism. The scholarships range from $500 to $1,000 per student and are based on several criteria, including: commitment to the field of journalism, scholastic achievement, community awareness and financial need.

Contact Information

725 Arizona Ave., Suite 206
Santa Monica, CA 90401-1734