SPJ Freelance Community
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Welcome to the Freelance Community! We are SPJ's largest and most active community, with events and programs throughout the year and nearly 150 members. We offer tools and resources to help freelance journalists be better at what they do.
Pitching Resources and other Freelance Opportunities
– Freelance Opportunities: Discover new opportunities with this regularly-updated collection of fellowships, grants, awards, contests and training initiatives.
– Freelance Pitching Resources: Find your next outlet and craft a perfect pitch with this collection of publications and their pitching guidelines.
Journalist's Toolbox: Copyright Issues
More freelance journalism coverage at Journalist's Toolbox:
Webinar Playlist: Freelance Community
– SPJ Freelance Community Monthly Board Meeting Mar 8, 2023
– SPJ Freelance Community Monthly Board Meeting Feb 8, 2023
– SPJ Freelance Community Board Meeting Jan 16, 2023
– SPJ Freelance Community monthly board meeting Nov 9, 2022
– SPJ Freelance Community monthly board meeting - Oct 12, 2022
– 9/28/23: SPJ23 Annual Convention
SPJ Freelancer Directory
Get discovered by editors, and network with other freelancers. Free for all SPJ members.
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SPJ Freelancer Resources
– Freelance Business Basics (PDF)
– SPJ Videos on Demand about Freelancing and Branding
– Contract Clauses on Copyright: A library of clauses from freelance journalism contracts