BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - December 01, 2016) - The New America High Income Fund, Inc. (the "Fund") (NYSE: HYB) announced today that it will pay a dividend of $.06 per share on the company's common stock on December 30, 2016 to common shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 16, 2016. The ex-dividend date will be December 14th.

The Fund has released updated portfolio data which can be found on the Fund's web site at

The New America High Income Fund, Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company with a leveraged capital structure. The Fund's investment adviser is T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. ("T. Rowe Price"). As of September 30, 2016, T. Rowe Price and its affiliates managed approximately $813 billion of assets, including approximately $22 billion of "high yield" investments. T. Rowe Price has provided investment advisory services to investment companies since 1937.

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Ellen E. Terry
Telephone: 617-263-6400