About

Membership

We are the only professional association representing television professionals from all disciplines of the industry, serving as the common meeting ground for those individuals dedicated to advancing the arts and science of television. Join us and make a solid investment in yourself, your career and your industry. And, because you get great savings by becoming a member, it’s a real value, too!

Professional Membership: offered to those employed in the television or related industries who make specific contributions to the industry, including executives, technicians, writers, directors, photographers, producers, performers, etc.

Associate Membership: offered to those interested in and supportive of the advancement of television.

Student Membership: Complimentary to all College/High School Student and Advisors

HOW TO BECOME A NEW MEMBER OR RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP:

New Member Application Form – If you are not yet in the Emmy Express system

Membership Renewal and Profile Update Form – If you were in the system last year

Lost Password Recovery Form – If you lost your password

Mass Pay – Please use CONTACT US to renew multiple members with one payment.

Member Benefits

  • Affiliation with over 1100 television professionals throughout the State of Texas, who are committed to the highest standards of professional excellence.
  • Monthly ” GOLD RUSH” newsletter and information on chapter programs and events.
  • One Complimentary Nominee Ticket* for the annual Awards Show – $150 value.
  • Automatic membership in the National NATAS organization.
  • A portion of your membership and entry fees go to The Lone Star EMMY Educational Foundation, providing scholarships to students majoring in the Broadcast/Journalism fields.


IMPORTANT NOTICE ….. PLEASE READ BEFORE YOU JOIN OR RENEW:

The success of the Emmy® Awards process depends on the willingness of qualified professionals to serve as judges. Peers in other NATAS Chapters are serving as this Chapter’s entrants. This Chapter will judge other Chapter’s entries. By entering, you agree to serve as a judge when asked.

We will be closely monitoring who enters but does not judge. A continued pattern of entering but not serving as a judge will result in the loss of member benefits; including discounted entries fees. The rules are as follows:

  • Entrants are required to judge as many categories as entered.
  • If you enter the EMMY Awards you are required to judge every 12 months; June 1, 2016 to May 31, 2017.
  • If entrant does not judge within the 12 months, the penalty fee is $25 per entrant name and loss of complimentary nominee show ticket.

*The Lone Star EMMY Chapter has a MEMBER benefit for member nominees which includes one (1) Complimentary Nominee ticket to our annual Emmy Show. The Nominee show ticket, is equivalent to one (1) reserved ticket; is non-transferable and you must be a current Lone Star EMMY member.

Only one Complimentary Nominee ticket per member. To be eligible  for a Nominee gala ticket; you must become a member before September 1, 2017.