Membership

Lifetime Member

$1,500
  • Requirements
    Anybody who supports veterans in journalism.
  • Benefits
    Discounted merchandise, free MVJ shirt and lapel pin, recognition on our site, access to My MVJ social platform and Mentorship program.

Advanced Professional Member

$250 / Year
  • Requirements
    Veteran with an established career in journalism.

  • Benefits
    Discounted merchandise, free MVJ lapel pin and access to My MVJ social platform and Mentorship program.

Professional Member

$30 / Year
  • Requirements
    Veteran pursuing a career in journalism.


  • Benefits
    Discounted merchandise, free MVJ lapel pin and access to My MVJ social platform and Mentorship program.

Associate Member

$30 / Year
  • Requirements
    Supporters of Military Veterans in Journalism. No veteran status requirement.
  • Benefits
    Discounted merchandise, free MVJ lapel pin and access to My MVJ social platform and Mentorship program.

Student Member

$25 / Year
  • Requirements
    Veteran currently enrolled in an academic institution and studying journalism. Student Members can keep membership status at same rate for one year after graduation.
  • Benefits
    Discounted merchandise, free MVJ lapel pin and access to My MVJ social platform and Mentorship program.

Active Duty Military Member

$20 / Year
  • Requirements
    Must be currently serving in the U.S. military and interested in pursuing work or studies in journalism upon discharge.


  • Benefits
    Discounted merchandise, free MVJ lapel pin and access to My MVJ social platform and Mentorship program.

Membership Promotion

Free for 1 Year
  • In celebration of National Veterans & Military Families Month, MVJ is waiving fees for one year for all new members who join in November.
    If you are a veteran seeking guidance or support in your journalism career, this membership option is for you. As a member of MVJ, you will have access to mentors, fellowships, networking opportunities, and a community of military vet journalists.
    After one year with this membership fee waiver, you will be placed into the appropriate membership category.