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Membership in SPJ is a wise investment in yourself and your career. The business of journalism is becoming more competitive, and the technology we use to produce the news is changing rapidly. Membership in SPJ provides you with the tools you need to take control of your career.

  • If you would like to become a member of SPJ:

We’d like to invite you to join. If you are a former member, we’d like you to come back. SPJ offers three easy methods to join today:

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Don’t forget to include your $20 annual Valley of the Sun chapter dues with your national Society dues. Our chapter dues are the best deal in the Society — they haven’t increased since 1982!

  • If you are an SPJ member:

Anytime is a good time to renew your membership to the Society of Professional Journalists before it expires.

Why wait? Renew today and continue receiving all the benefits of being a member of SPJ. You’re an important part of the SPJ network of like-minded journalists who all share the common goal of improving and protecting journalism. Take a stand for truthful, ethical journalism and continue advocating for journalists everywhere by continuing your membership in SPJ.

Questions? Call SPJ headquarters at (317) 927-8000 or email

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