Home | Contact Staff | Directions   

About NJPF

Giving to NJPF



Journalism Resources

Garden State Scholastic Press Association

New Jersey Collegiate Press Association

NJ College Newspaper Contest


About NJPF

New Jersey Press Foundation began in 1962 with a $100 scholarship awarded to a college journalism student. Over the years since, the foundation has expanded its mission to help develop the next generation of journalists and informed citizens, and to promote the importance of a free press to our democracy.

Current foundation programs and sponsorships include:

Contact Us

New Jersey Press Foundation
850 Bear Tavern Road, Suite 102
West Trenton, NJ 08628-1022

Peggy Arbitell, Business Manager


New Jersey Press Foundation
2018 Trustees

President:  Brett Ainsworth, The Retrospect
Vice President:  Bill Murray, The Trentonian
Treasurer:  Richard Vezza, The Star-Ledger
Acting Secretary:  Rom Donovan, Asbury Park Press

Ronald Czajkowski, New Jersey Press Association past-director
Mark Blum, Catamaran Media
Stan Ellis, Burlington County Times
James Kilgore, The Princeton Packet
Ronald Morano, FirstEnergy Corporation/JCP&L
Paul Grzella, Courier News/Home News Tribune

Founded in 1962 as the charitable arm of the New Jersey Press Association.

NJPF is a charitable 501(c)(3) foundation for inspiring youth readership, advancing student journalism, providing scholarships and professional internships, and boosting the public’s understanding of the free press and its role in our democratic society.

New Jersey Press Foundation
850 Bear Tavern Road, Suite 102
West Trenton, NJ 08628
Phone 609-406-0600 – Fax 609-406-0300