Select Page

Institutional Memberships


Institutional Members consist of colleges and/or universities that offer undergraduate and/or graduate electronic media courses and curricula.

Rates: Institutional Membership rates are based on the highest degree granted within your department.

All Memberships are based on the calendar year, January 1st  through December 31st.

Member Benefits Include:

FREE Undergraduate Student Membership when you renew/join institutional membership, applicable for full-time undergraduate students only. When your membership becomes active, we’ll send a unique discount code. 

Students can enter the Festival of Media Arts and have their work reviewed and judged by industry professionals.

This year BEA is awarding over $50,000 in  Scholarships for both undergraduate and graduate students. Scholarships are available only to study at BEA institutional member schools.

Students can apply for the Radio Student Scholars Program and receive FREE registration to the NAB/RAB Radio Show.

Apply for the Signature Station Award.

For an additional $100 the school can create a BEASMC.

Publications/Subscriptions: BEA publishes three journals:
Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media (JOBEM) – A quarterly, peer-reviewed publication.  Members receive a hard-copy of the journal.
Journal of Radio & Audio Media (JRAM) – A bi-annual, peer-reviewed publication – a hard-copy subscription is available for $14 each year and can be added to your membership.
Journal of Media Education (JoME) – A quarterly & editor-reviewed publication (only available online).
Members may select one complimentary Taylor & Francis journal & receive a 20% discount on all Taylor & Francis books and journals.

Discounted sponsorship, advertising and exhibit rates at BEA’s annual convention. (BEA conventions are co-located with the NAB Show in Las Vegas every April) and BEA’s Classified section.

BEA’s Online Membership Directory with over 2,000 faculty, colleges/universities and students.

E-Newsletters will keep you posted on deadlines & events, training opportunities, grants, scholarships, conventions, equipment & software manufacturers, multimedia and publishing organizations.