Welcome all media professionals
Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals (HAHMP) is a nonprofit organization that raises scholarship funds, advocates, supports and provides fair & accurate media coverage of the Hispanic community.
Each year for the past 36 years HAHMP has invited college undergraduates and first-year graduate students who are pursuing careers as print, photo, broadcast, online journalists or in public relations, to apply for HAHMP scholarships.
Open to college students involved in the study of journalism or communications. Persons admitted to membership by the Board, as persons who are engaged in a program of full-time study in a recognized college or university.
Open to individuals that support the goals of the Association. This includes journalism educators, professionals in advertising and public relations and media freelancers.
Open to entities that support the goals of the Association. This includes journalism education programs, businesses in advertising and public relations and media agencies.
Engaging the Houston community since 1986.
What We Do
The Purpose of HAHMP is to:
- Raise scholarship money to help deserving students pursue a college degree in journalism and communications careers simultaneously supporting and encouraging young, aspiring media professionals as well as seasoned professional members.
- Advance and be an advocate for Hispanics in journalism and communications careers.
- Encourage and support professional development of members.
- To help provide fair and accurate media coverage of the Hispanic Community.
To Educate, Inspire and Motive aspiring Hispanic Journalism Students. We donate Thousands of Dollars in Academic Scholarships and help create strong media professionals by developing hands on experience and skills of the media and broadcast industry to last them a lifetime.
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Since 1986, our all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit organization has supported aspiring Hispanic/Latino journalism, PR and communications students with more than $833,000 in scholarship funds. HAHMP hosts professional development sessions for our sponsors, members and students. Among its activities in the past, HAHMP: