The Kiki


For Journalists Reporting on HIV / AIDS

Kiki Glitter

Kiki Glitter



The Kiki...

A scholarship for a reporter focused on HIV coverage. The HIV Reporting Scholarship will be known as The Kiki, named after Curtis “Kiki” Mason, a brash POZ columnist who helped pioneer HIV cancer trials and died of AIDS in 1996.

The Kiki will be sponsored and administered annually by NLGJA-The Association of LGBTQ Journalists.


Be an angel, won't you darling?

Support this inaugural legacy scholarship with a tax-exempt donation.

Pledge $ amounts:

Snap: $25

Glitter: $50

Glam: $100

Dorothy: $250

Vogue: $500

Fabulous: $1000

Divine $5000

Over the Rainbow: $10,000


Make check payable to NLGJA and put “Kiki Fund” in the memo line. 

Mail check to:


Attn: Adam Pawlus

2120 L Street, NW, Suite 850

Washington, DC  20037


All donations are tax-exempt.

For queries:


Procession at Kiki Mason's funeral, NYC, 1996.