AWJ members foster community throughout Chicago through a number of internal and external initiatives. Take a look at the current projects.
Chicago Women's Journalism Hall of Fame
Visit cwjhof.org for more information about the Chicago Women's Journalism Hall of Fame, presented by Association for Women Journalists Chicago, and learn about nomination, Hall of Fame inductees, and the AWJ Distinguished Achievement Award.
Cindy Bandle Young Critics
During the school year, AWJ members coach high school girls in writing theater criticism in collaboration with the Goodman Theatre. Learn more
Where We Stand
Where We Stand is a survey project aimed to assess where women stand in local journalism. The first survey queried journalists between 2007 and 2008. Learn more
Books By Members
AWJ Chicago members not only produce content for news outlets and teach the next generation of journalists, they also write books. Read more