Student Membership

Qualifications and Limitations

Student membership is designed for students at the undergraduate or graduate level (9+ credits).  Or for those in an accredited post-doctoral or resident program.

Student members enjoy the same member benefits as professional members, however:

  • Student members may not hold office at the national level
  • Student members may not receive a print copy of the AMWA Journal
  • Student members do not have voting rights within the association

Student members are required to provide proof of enrollment -- your membership will remain on hold until documentation is received.

A current class schedule, unofficial transcript, registrar's receipt can serve as proof of enrollment.  
Please forward your student documentation using one of the following methods: email to, fax to (301) 294-9006, or mail using the information below.

American Medical Writers Association
Attn: Student Membership
30 West Gude Drive, #525
Rockville, MD 20850

Questions? Contact or 240-238-0940.