Membership Types

RTDNA is where leaders in digital journalism meet. From news executives to aspiring new professionals, corporate station owners to industry vendors, and including all friends of the First Amendment, RTDNA offers a membership category for you.

ALL membership categories are 20% off this month
 
 
News Directors & Newsroom Managers
Since RTDNA’s origins as a News Directors association, we’ve focused on the newsroom leadership track.
20% OFF
  TV News Director/ Manager
Voting - any person actively engaged in the preparation of news for a licensed radio or television station, cable system, network or other program service. Includes titles such as GM, VP/News, News Director, Assistant News Director, EP, Assignment Editor, Managing Editor
$199  $159
  Radio News Director/ Manager
Voting - any person actively engaged in the preparation of news for a licensed radio or television station, cable system, network or other program service. Includes titles such as GM, VP/News, News Director, Assistant News Director, Program Director, Managing Editor.
$140    $112  
Broadcast & Digital Newsroom Staff
Newsroom staff at all levels grow careers through RTDNA.
 
  TV News Staff
Voting - any person actively engaged in the preparation of news for a licensed radio or television station, cable system, network or other program service, but NOT in a position to exercise significant editorial supervision of news programming. Includes titles such as Reporter, Producer, Anchor, Correspondent, Photographer.
$150   $120 
  Radio News Staff
Voting - any person actively engaged in the preparation of news for a licensed radio or television station, cable system, network or other program service, but NOT in a position to exercise significant editorial supervision of news programming. Includes titles such as Reporter, Producer, Anchor, Correspondent.
$99   $79 
  Online News Professional
Voting - any person involved in online or digital news.
$145   $116 
  New Professional
Voting - recent college graduate who is actively engaged in the preparation of news or is seeking positions in the field. May designate this category for up to two years after college graduation.
$85  $68
Academic
Journalism educators and broadcast media students can connect with practitioners.
 
  Educators
Voting - Any person teaching full- or part-time at a high school, college or university. Stay current with industry practices and get great classroom material from our training resources and award winners.
$140 $112
  Students
Non-voting- Full-time college students preparing for radio or television journalism careers. Get your career off to the right start, and join or form a Student Chapter for more opportunities and dues discounts!
$65 $52
Friends
For those not currently working in journalism, but who support RTDNA’s press freedom values
 
  Retired
Voting - Any individual who is retired and has been an RTDNA member for at least five years. Does not apply to those who leave the field but remain consultants.
$70  $56
  Associate
Non-voting- Any individual supporting the goals of RTDNA, but not qualified for any other category of membership. Includes public relations, media relations and government professionals.
$199    $159
Vendor & Supplier Companies
 
  Company or organization providing products, information and/or services to the electronic journalism industry? Get increased visibility and access to the RTDNA member base as a Supplier member. $535 $428
Corporate Station Groups
 
  Get a significantly discounted group rate when you enroll all your station’s News Directors or other executives, plus additional visibility, as an RTDNA Corporate Member. varies call us































































 
Membership Benefits                       
 

Together, we’re moving the broadcast industry forward by learning tomorrow’s skills, connecting current and future journalists, recognizing the industry’s best, and fighting for freedom of information.

The Association reserves the right of periodic review of each individual’s membership eligibility. Find additional membership governance information in Section III of RTDNA’s bylaws.

Join or renew your membership today!
 

If you have any questions about membership in RTDNA contact Karen Hansen: karenh@rtdna.org