Your editorial staff may be small, but your readers or viewers have big demands. And they expect you to deliver on them regardless of resources. Get your association or association management company staff the help they need:

Fuel your team to achieve big things and maximize organizational efficiency by providing access to a collection of resources and a community of peers that can help them get the job done every day.

Your investment in annual dues for ASAE organizational membership depends on the size of your staff. For small-staff organizations:

  • 1-2 staff: $395
  • 3-6 staff: $595
  • 7-9 staff: $995



As members of the Fourth Estate, your news organization will tap into programs and resources that help you thrive in the face of increasing challenges and stay at the forefront of marketing thinking, practices and industry-leading resources.

News organization members are eligible for a variety of member benefits that include:

Innovative Members-Only Resources and Tools

  • Complimentary and discounted members passes to select Fourth Estate events
  • No cost web hosting from Scoop.Host
  • Enterprise grade Cloudflare Project Galileo – DDoS Attack Prevention
  • Exclusive perks and discount program offering travel and everyday savings for your editorial staff
  • Free job postings and classifieds for member news organizations

Recognition and Awards

  • Attractive and striking membership plaque
  • Free and discounted Fourth Estate journalism award entries
  • Proudly display Fourth Estate’s member logos
  • Listing in the Fourth Estate member directory

Community and Networking

  • A direct connection to other members, peers, and industry partners through Fourth Estate’s online member directory
  • Professional networking opportunities, including free meetings to keep you connected in your local community
  • Access to members only online forums and Facebook groups

Professional Training and Development

  • Preferred members rates on educational programs research, articles and more
  • Invitations to members online events such as: webinars, webcasts, podcasts, special events and participation in member surveys
  • Participation is cooperative programs with other national and international journalism organizations
  • Support of Fourth Estate’s ongoing public service journalism mission, initiatives and advocacy programs