If you’re a student studying in any field related to advertising, marketing or communications, AAF-GF is a powerful resource with outstanding programs to help you launch a successful career in the industry. Student members of AAF-GF have opportunities to further their professional knowledge and skills through our educational programming, social and networking events. If you would like to work in any business associated with advertising, marketing or communication arts, there is simply no more worthwhile organization to be a part of than AAF-GF.
OUTSTANDING NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES
Meet potential employers, mentors, and customers! Our diverse membership includes people who work in every aspect of the advertising and marketing industries. You’ll get to know professionals from advertising agencies, design studios, local print and broadcast media, printing companies and PR firms, as well as managers of marketing departments of local, regional and national corporations. This is an wonderful opportunity to get to know some of the most respected businesses and highly talented individuals in the area.
EXPOSURE FOR YOUR BUSINESS AND YOUR WORK
One of the major benefits of student membership with AAF-GF is the ability to build and refine your resume, in additional to learning about the industry. In addition, student members can gain exposure by:
- Attending our educational programs and networking events for free or with a discount
- Being listed in our Member Directory on the AAF-GF website
- Submitting news about awards or other honors to the “Members on the Move” column of the club’s eNewsletter
- Exclusive scholarships
- Discounted entry into the American Advertising Awards
- Entering your work in the annual Student American Advertising Awards competition, where it’s displayed during the local Awards gala (student winners receive additional exposure on the AAF-GF website and through local media)
MEMBERSHIP IN THE NATIONAL AMERICAN ADVERTISING FEDERATION
When you join AAF-GF as a student member, you also become a member of AAF National, which offers access to countless resources, substantial professional discounts and a voice on the national legislative stage. AAF-GF student members can also receive invitations to district and national conferences and events.
Come join us! Complete our online membership application now.