Are you are you a journalist, photojournalist, commentator, or editor for print, radio, TV, or online news publishing?

Are you interested in covering or writing stories about the National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) taking place in Indianapolis, November 16 to 18, 2017?

Consider Covering NCYC!

We have a dedicated press and media relations person to support and help you navigate the program and venues, connect you with appropriate interviewees and contacts, update you on any immediate news and important messaging, and anything else you might need prior and during the conference.

For any additional questions please contact: Lisa Ferlita Bagladi, Media Relations, or call (847)370-7710.


Click the link above to register. Completed registration will produce media credentials that will give you access to the Indiana Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium. These credentials will be available for pick up at registration and must be worn at all times to help us ensure that we are providing a safe environment for all youth and attendees.

Safe Environment Requirement

In order to attend the conference, you will need to complete an online safe environment course through the Archdiocese of Indianapolis if you are not attending with a diocesan delegation and have been included in their youth protection affidavit. Please click this link for further direction on how to complete this.

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Photos for Media Use

The NFCYM has released the photos below for media use. The photos linked below may only be used if credited in the following way: Courtesy of the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry, If not credited as stated, use is in violation of permission. 

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