How To Join

Membership Requirements
Newspaper memberships are open to executives at all paid circulation newspapers in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. The cost is based on Circulation categories:

  • Category I (over 40,000) – $300.00
  • Category II (15,000 to 40,000) – $210.00
  • Category III (7,500 to 14,999) – $150.00
  • Category IV (Under 7,500) – $100

Additional individual newspaper memberships are available at the discount rate to newspapers who currently have a membership in good standing through the Advertising and/or Marketing manager/Director at a cost of $25.00.

Corporate offices of newspapers may hold a membership in the association. However, each newspaper owned by a corporate member must have a separate newspaper membership based on its circulation at a cost of $300.00

Additional Corporate memberships are available at the discount rate to corporations who currently have a membership in good standing at a cost of $75.00.

Associate memberships are available for retailers, educators and students at a cost of $75.00.

Affiliate memberships are available for vendors and suppliers at a cost of $300.00.

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