The organization holds its
annual meeting in Washington D.C. in April where winners of its
writing contest are announced. Also presented are four memorial awards: the J.S. Russell Award;
Glenn Cunningham Agricultural Journalist of the Year Award; Bill
Zipf President's Award; and, The Audrey Mackiewicz Special Award.
The organization also holds a fall meeting, with the location
rotating across the country.
Regional groups of NAAJ include:
* Northeast - Maine,
Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island,
New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware. Pennsylvania, Ohio,
Michigan, Washington, D.C.
* Southeast - Florida,
Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, North Carolina, West Virginia,
Tennessee, Kentucky, Mississippi.
* Midwest - Minnesota,
Indiana, Wisconsin, Illinois, North Dakota, South Dakota,
Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri
* Southwest - Arkansas,
Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Louisiana, Colorado
* West - Alaska, Hawaii,
Washington, Oregon. California, Nevada, Idaho, Montana, Utah.
* Canada - all provinces