October 6-8, 2022
Reserve Organization of America, Washington, D.C.

About #MVJ2022

Join Us For The Second Annual Military Veterans in Journalism Convention!

The #MVJ2022 Convention and Career Fair is the preeminent experience for the journalism world to put #MoreVetsInNews. This year’s annual gathering will be our first ever in-person convention. October 6-8, 2022 journalists, non-profit professionals, newsroom leaders, and other supporters of newsroom diversity will gather in Washington, D.C. to share, learn and connect with each other while focusing on supporting the under-represented community of military veterans in journalism.

Schedule At A Glance

Enjoy our 2022 Career Fair & Exhibitor hall, networking and don’t miss programming topics including, but not limited to: innovation, entrepreneurial journalism, disinformation/extremism in the military, disability and underrepresentation in media, local journalism, national security, mentorship, investigative journalism and more!


Have a look at our schedule below and stay tuned for further updates:

Become A Member of Our Community

Don’t Wait!

in-person tickets left

Pay What You Can


  • Donation based registration is currently available to attend on-site.

Single Day Pass



Virtual Ticket


  • We will make a limited portion of the program available virtually. Donation based virtual registration is currently available.

Book your hotel!

A hotel room block is reserved for #MVJ2022 at Generator DC for $209/night from Wednesday October 5 to Monday October 10.

To book a room, please follow this link or call the hotel directly at (202) 332-9300 and mention the Military Veterans in Journalism Room Block to the reservations agent.

All rooms are King rooms. To request a Twin room with 2 beds, please book your room and then contact Anne at [email protected] or call her directly at 202-448-1571 to request a change to a twin room.

All reservations must be made by Thursday, September 14.

Parking is available for an additional $40 per day.

Past & Current Sponsors

Military Veterans in Journalism relies on sponsorships to support veterans in their post-military careers and to bring greater diversity into America’s newsrooms. We need your help to make this event happen. It will make a substantial impact on the lives of the veterans working to follow their passion in media and serve their countries again, as journalists. Your participation will demonstrate your company’s commitment to diversity.

News Organizations

Educational Supporters

Non-Profit Organizations

Additional Sponsors


The main convention will take place at the Reserve Organization of America located in Washington D.C. There will also be off-premise events and receptions available to attendees throughout October 6-8.

Early Bird Tickets are $50 for MVJ members, and cost $75 for non-members. After 8/31, each ticket price rises by $25.  Register early and save! If you’d like to sponsor any registrations and/or travel accommodations, please contact [email protected].

We will make a limited portion of the program available virtually.  Donation based virtual registration is currently available.

We really want to experience this together in-person for live sessions, but you may email [email protected] to request a video of a missed session.

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