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Joining AWC could be the best 10 minutes you spend today. The benefits of networking, camaraderie, professional development and product discounts will pay for your membership many times over as your career takes off.


 
 

How to Join

  1. Scroll down to see all of our membership options
  2. Click on the “Join Now” button to either join online or—if you’re a Corporate Member—to download a PDF application.
  3. Want to mail your application? Simply download a Membership Application and mail it in with payment to the AWC National Headquarters.

Why Join?

 

Membership Options


 
Executive
Communicator
Professional Communicator Entrepreneur Communicator
Retired
Communicator
One Member
$189 annually
One Member
$129 annually
One Member
$114 annually
One Member
$34 annually 
 For communication professionals with 10 years or more experience serving in executive, managerial or senior positions.
 
Chapter dues are separately.
 
$50 application fee applies

Application fee waived Oct 1 - Nov 30, 2017
Open to professionals currently employed in communications disciplines or who hold a communications degree.
 
Chapter dues are charged separately.
 
$50 application fee applies

Application fee waived Oct 1 - Nov 30, 2017
Open to freelancers or consultants in a communications discipline who are self-employed and have no employees.
 
Chapter dues are charged separately.
 
$50 application fee applies

Application fee waived Oct 1 - Nov 30, 2017
 Open to retired communications professionals, age 62 or older (work less than 20 hours per week) or age 72 or older regardless of employment status.
 
Chapter dues are charged separately.
 
No application fee
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 Faculty Advisor Student Communicator New Graduate Emerging Communicator 
One Member
$0 annually
One Member
$34 annually
One Member
$34 for year 1 post graduation
 One Member
$65 for years 2 and 3 post graduation
Complimentary membership for faculty members of accredited colleges or universities who serve as official advisors to chartered and active student AWC chapters. Must meet the other guidelines for AWC Professional membership.
No application fee. 
Open to women or men working full-time toward an undergraduate or a graduate degree and who demonstrate a commitment to a communications career. Expected graduation date and school name are required for validation.
Chapter dues are charged separately.
No application fee. 
For women or men who graduated in the past year and demonstrate a commitment to a communications career. Must have graduated from college in the past 12 months. Graduation date and school name required for validation.
Chapter dues are charged separately.

No application fee. 
For women or men who are in years two and three post graduation and demonstrate a commitment to a communications career. Graduation date and school name required for validation.
Chapter dues are charged separately.

No application fee. 
 
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Corporate Membership
Classic (Three Members) - $995
Signature (Five Members) - $1,895
For professionals currently employed in communications disciplines or who hold a communications degree. Corporate memberships must be purchased at either the Classic (three members) or Signature (five members) level.
 
Applications must be coordinated through a single contact who will receive renewal invoices and make sure the contact information for each remains up to date.
 
Chapter dues are charged separately. Join by completing aPDF form.
 
Application fees:
$150 (Classic)
$250 (Signature)