The Jersey Shore Public Relations & Advertising Association (JSPRAA) is the region's premier organization for over 200 communications professionals. Membership in JSPRAA provides the communication professional with many opportunities to develop valuable business contacts; discover new insights on cutting-edge communications strategies; attend monthly networking meetings and seminars on informative, thought-provoking topics; showcase your talents through our pro bono program; and help nurture and guide the professionals of tomorrow through support of our scholarship program.
And as a JSPRAA member, you'll also receive JSPRAA F*A*C*T*S, our official publication. This quick-hit newsletter keeps you up-to-date on meetings and organization happenings, as well as member and industry news.
Access to Members. The JSPRAA Membership Directory is a comprehensive listing of key decision-makers in the marketing, advertising and public relations fields. The membership of JSPRAA includes hundreds of the region's leaders, including representatives from some of New Jersey's most prestigious communications firms and largest employers. Members are managers and directors of marketing, advertising, creative services and public relations; presidents and business owners; and creative professionals including designers, writers, artists, printers and photographers. And, JSPRAA members have exclusive access to the Mailing List, which can be used to directly reach this influential group.
Discounted Fees. Each year, the annual JASPER Awards ceremony honors New Jersey's best and brightest in more than 80 categories of communications excellence. Members receive a special discount on entry fees. In addition, members receive a discount rate on JSPRAA's monthly Networking Meetings, where professionals meet their peers and often find new vendors and clients.
Access to the Community. Each year, the JSPRAA Scholarship Committee reviews dozens of applications and selects deserving students to be honored at our annual Scholarship Luncheon. To date, JSPRAA has awarded over $80,000 in scholarships to students from our community. Many JSPRAA members looking for help take advantage of the Internship Program and receive free listings in an annual internship directory publicized at New Jersey colleges. JSPRAA members also give back to the community through our new Speakers' Bureau, which arranges free speaking engagements that can boost your visibility.
Other benefits include our Pro Bono Committee... Member Referrals... links on the JSPRAA Web Site... and much more.
All for just a $100 Annual Membership Fee, one of the best bargains in New Jersey! Student Membership is only $25 with a copy of student identification.