It’s time to step up and be counted!
Add your name to the roster of incredible women in the JAWS directory by becoming a member of the Journalism & Women Symposium, one of the few national organizations that devotes itself to women in journalism.
You have several options for a JAWS membership.
New memberships are $50 per year; renewals are $75.
Two-year membership $140
Lifetime membership $1200
*For purposes of this membership category, a student is defined as someone enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program.
How to Join or Renew:
To join or give a gift by check: Please make your check payable to Journalism & Women Symposium and mail to 2885 Sanford Ave. SW, #29226, Grandville, MI 49418-1342.
To join or give a gift by credit card:
Five reasons to join! You get:
New: You also will have access to insurance offered through a consortium of nonprofit associations.
Who Can Join JAWS
All memberships are subject to board approval. There are two categories of membership: voting and associate. The membership criteria are as follows:
Voting membership is open to:
Associate members are entitled to all the privileges of membership except voting and pay the same dues and fees. Associate membership is open to:
*For purposes of this membership category, a student is defined as someone currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program.
JAWS actively seeks collaborative partnerships with other journalism groups to promote cross-membership and attendance at events such as regional gatherings and our annual Conference and Mentoring Project (CAMP). We currently have membership agreements with the American Copy Editors Society, Exceptional Women in Publishing and LION Publishers.