Membership Application

For more information, email membership@hrbmp.org

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Membership has its privileges!

 

Access to a professional community with a shared history and purpose

 

Professional development programs

 

Peer review of resumes

 

Job Interview Prep Session (via phone/skype/facetime/video conferencing)

 

An on-line marketplace to promote your service/business/event and advertise/sell HRBMP member-produced items such as books and CDs

 

Opportunity to sell HRBMP member-produced items during HRBMP-sponsored events as appropriate

 

“Pay it Forward” program that provides limited resources to students and unemployed HRBMP journalists preparing for a job interview; limited resources may include gas money to get to the interview, finances for dry cleaning or hair care, etc.

 

Membership in a respected organization that is making a difference in our career field and community

 

Networking … Networking … Networking!

 

Membership Types:

 

 

Full Membership, $50 Annually:  Full-time professional in media-related field including educators and public relations practitioners.

 

 Associate Membership, $25 Annually:  Part-time professional (20 hours or less per week) in media-related field or graduate student pursuing media-related career who is taking nine or more credit hours (copy of student ID required) .

 

Alumni/Affiliate Membership, $25 Annually:  Former HRBMP member working outside of the Hampton Roads market or full-time media professional outside of Hampton Roads committed to supporting HRBMP.

 

Student Membership, $20 Annually:  Full-time student attending an accredited college or university. Course of study must be in a media-related field (copy of current student ID required) .

If you prefer, you may download the application and return it along with your  check or money order, made payable to HRBMP, to:

 

HRBMP Membership

PO Box 2622

Norfolk, VA  23501

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Projects/Programs

 

HRBMP Scholarship Competition

January 2016

Need members to promote program and distribute applications, help plan Scholarship Winners' Activity for May

 

NSU MCJR Week

April  2016, Exact date/time TBD

Need members to serve as panelists

 

VUU (Richmond) Media Day,

April 8

 

NABJ 2016 Region 1 Conference

April 29 & 30

Baltimore, MD

 

Scholarship Competition

April/May

Need judges and members to attend scholarship winners' event.

 

NABJ 2016 National Convention

August 3-7

Washington, DC

 

HRBMP Reunion

August 2016

 

HRBMP Elections

Nov. 2016

 

Media Meet and Greet

Spring/Summer, Event TBD, Attucks Theatre

Reception and Show

 

 Job Interview Prep

As Needed

Commitment is 2 mini-prep sessions within the membership year.

 

Peer Review of Resumes

As Needed

 

Pay it Forward”

As Needed

Clothing/accessories to loan for job interviews for unemployed members and students.

 

HU, ECSU, VSU and VUU media/journalism career day

Participation in if/as requested

 

Return to Excel/Hall of Fame (discussion)

HRBMP Signature Program Development

 

HRBMP Strategic Plan Development

The Way Forward

 

HRBMP Former Presidents’ Project

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