Student | SMPTE


Connect with leaders in the industry, get acquainted with the technology through local Section activities, and apply for scholarships for ongoing study.  If this is your first year of membership, click here for instructions on how to join free for the first year.

As a Student member, you'll receive:

  • Participation in Student Chapters
  • Lou Wolf Memorial Scholarship
  • Student Paper Award
  • Student Resources
  • A subscription to the SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal, and online access to the Journal back to 1916
  • Discounts on conference papers, proceedings, and Standards in the SMPTE digital library.
  • Discounts on virtual courses, both self-study and instructor-led
  • Discounts on SMPTE conferences and other industry events
  • A subscription to SMPTE’s monthly e-newsletters, SMPTE Monthly and Newswatch
  • Access to all webcasts (except Executive), including live and archived webinars
  • Access to our online SMPTE Member Directory
  • Networking opportunities with your local SMPTE Section
  • Access to SMPTE’s social media connections on Twitter, Facebook, and Linked-In
  • Job board and career resources
  • Virtual career fair - Coming soon!
  • Members in the US can participate in insurance programs

Student members who graduate are eligible to receive discounts on their first and second years of Individual Active Professional Membership, paying $49 and $99, respectively.

Proof of student status is required during checkout.