Membership is a requirement to enter our annual awards contest. 
Join Syracuse Press Club today!

The Syracuse Press Club invites all current or retired journalists, communication professionals, journalism students and educators to join us for social, professional and networking opportunities. Start today by becoming a member. Members receive one free entry to the Annual Professional Recognition Awards and a membership card, as well as special access and perks at workshops and events held around the year.

Membership fees support  the DeVesty-Williams Scholarship for college journalists and the Syracuse Journalism Lab, which provides mentorship and special programming to Syracuse City School District students interested in journalism careers.  Membership dues also allow us to sponsor social events, bring in guest speakers and bestow special honors, including our Wall of Distinction Award.

Membership Eligibility and Dues

Membership is open to:

Working Journalists
Active - $25 per year
Educators, retirees, marketing and public relations professionals and other communications specialists
Associate - $25 per year
$15 per year

Still not convinced?

The board of directors meets monthly. If you’re interested in joining us for a meeting.