AJN’s membership is free of charge as compared to most other national and international journalism networks and organizations.

If you are interested to serve in the field of journalism, Media and Communication we welcome you to our platform.

We need motivated, competitive and young talented members from all over the globe to become the part of our fast growing team to contribute for the field of media and journalism. We welcome volunteers from journalism profession and Academics in our team. If you are interested to become member, look forward at following details to understand briefly our Membership Criteria, Categories, Procedure and Benefits.

Become a Member



AJN offers several levels of membership:

  • At least have a graduation or having journalistic experience or student enrolled in journalism degree programs are eligible to apply for membership.
  • Independent of nationality and professional career individuals are eligible but basic interest in the field of media and journalism is required.
  • People interested in executive and other positions may submit their interest, but final decision will be made by the executive committee of AJN.


  • Regional Coordinator: enrolled student of media and journalism degree program at any university/college.
  • General Members: At least interested in media and journalism.
  • Executive Member: Having at least Graduation in journalism and Media studies.
  • Honorary Member: 5-10 years’ experience related to journalism industry or academia.
  • Advisory Member: 10-20 years related experience to practical journalism.

You can become member through submitting membership form online or regional coordinators.

Only Advisory Member, Regional Coordinator, and general members have to apply for membership, all other members are selected by AJN executives Committee.


  • Invitations and special discounts on participation to all AJN events.
  • Opportunities to interact with global journalistic and scientific community.
  • Free Access to AJN learning material, trainings, presentations, workshops, reports and articles etc.
  • Special concession on Training/Workshop and short courses fee.
  • Eligibility to apply for “AJN Best Reporter Award, Journalist of the year Award, Excellent Reporting Skills and Best Story Teller Award”.
  • Certificate of appreciation and participation at the end of the tenure.