RTDNA Membership Information

Membership with RTDNA is indispensable for every electronic journalist.  We are the world's largest and only professional organization exclusively serving the electronic news profession and is made up of more than 3,000 news directors, news associates, educators and students all engaged in the production of news for all media.

Founded as a grassroots organization in 1946, its purpose was to set standards of news gathering and reporting. Although news techniques and technologies have changed since the early years of its founding, RTDNA's commitment to encouraging excellence in the electronic journalism industry remains the same.

We provide our members a wealth of information on technological developments, industry trends, management techniques and legislative updates.  With a host of member benefits, networking opportunities and outlets for professional growth, RTDNA membership is essential for any electronic journalist.

Important Membership Links

Click here to join RTDNA or to renew your membership

Click here to read about RTDNA's membership types

Click here to read about the benefits of RTDNA membership

Click here to browse the RTDNA membership directory

Click here to view the breakdown of RTDNA membership regions

Click here to view the RTDNA student chapter guidelines

Click here to view the RTDNA membership brochure