GLAAD Media Institute

Accelerate acceptance through media engagement.
Train to become a spokesperson, advocate, culture changer, and influencer.
Deepen your media impact.

The GLAAD Media Institute provides activist, spokesperson, and media engagement training and education for LGBTQ and allied community members and organizations desiring to deepen their media impact. Using the best practices perfected by GLAAD from more than 30 years of experience leveraging media to create change, GLAAD is  training a new generation of advocates in order to accelerate acceptance for LGBTQ people, as well as other marginalized communities.

“I was invited to join a friend for a GLAAD media training, and I’m so glad I did! Since then, I’ve been able to share my story with everyone from my local newspaper all the way to the New York Times.”

– Blair Durkee, Clemson, SC