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When you become a member of Women in Film Chicago, you become part of a movement – one that’s actively creating opportunity for women in our industry, and for our industry, in Chicago. Please  contact membership at membership@wifchicago.org.

By joining our dynamic organization, you are choosing to:

  • Make a Difference – Empower and promote women in our industry and the creative community by championing Chicago as the leader of high-caliber media production.
  • Create Opportunity – Expand your network and outreach of valuable contacts. Our exciting events give you a chance to meet hundreds of industry professionals with the potential to enhance your career.
  • Achieve Your Highest Potential – Hone your skills at our many smart, relevant workshops and programs.
  • Reach the Best and Brightest in our Industry – With a newsletter readership in the thousands, and access to over 40 international Women in Film chapters, your name or business becomes available to a whole new world of major industry partners and professionals.

All membership levels receive these fantastic benefits:

  • Subscription to WIF/Chicago monthly E- Newsletter
  • Special membership admission rates at WIF/Chicago events
  • Admission to exclusive, members-only WIF/Chicago events
  • Special offers from WIF/Chicago sponsors in the media creation industry
  • Discount subscription rate to WIF/Chicago partner publications
  • Recognition of corporate membership in newsletter and international directory

Professional Membership – $125.00 (USD)
Subscription period: 1 year
No recurring payments
In addition to our standard benefits, Professional Members receive:

  • Ability to attend WIF/Chicago events for member price
  • Invitation to Member-Only events

Corporate Membership – $250.00 (USD)
Subscription period: 1 year
No recurring payments
In addition to our standard benefits, Corporate Members receive:

  • Invitation for any employee of member corporation or business to attend all WIF/Chicago events for member price
  • Invitation to Corporate Members exclusive events
  • May participate as a presenter or host WIF Networking or Career events.

Sister Membership – $65.00 (USD)
Subscription period: 1 year
No recurring payments
Sister Members receive all of our professional membership benefits.

  • Must show proof of membership in another Women in Film chapter

Student Membership – $35.00 (USD)
No recurring payments
Student Members receive all of our professional membership benefits.
(Requires a copy of current class schedule and student ID)

  • Must be enrolled in an undergraduate/graduate program related to the media creation industry
  • Suggested to donate 15 hours of volunteer time to WIF/Chicago

Join Women in Film Chicago