Broadcast Education Association - Educating for Tomorrow's Media



    Full-time Students at BEA Member Institutions Can Join FREE

    Full-time students attending BEA member institutions receive FREE BEA student membership. This allows students to enter the Festival of Media Arts and get member discounts for the convention. Student members will also be able to create an account on BEA's social networking site, BEA Connect, where you'll be able to post material and connect with industry reps. To join as a free student member click here and follow the 4 step process listed below:

    1) Select "Student Membership"
    2) Select "Student Type" (undergraduate or graduate)
    3) Enter the discount code (The professor who told you about the free membership offer should have this information) or email from your school account to recieve the code.
    4) Fill out the new visitor registration form by using your school email account (this is important for us to verify your school!)

    Become a membeR Online

    PDF of membership form

    List of BEA Member Institutions

    Pdf of membership steps

    BEA Member Services

    In addition to offering unlimited added value to course studies through interest divisions, annual conventions and regional conferences, each year we offer new events, competitions and networking opportunities to enhance professional development. Our journals, research and paper competitions showcase BEA members and their knowledge and dedication to the media industry.


    Please contact us with any questions or problems you have.


    Phone: (202) 429-3935