Become a Member

To Apply for Full Membership:

  • Find a current WAJ member to be your reference.
  • Submit your application online below.
  • Submit six separate clips of qualifying journalistic work below (urls required), or send hard copies to Aki Sugawara, Yahoo, Inc., 701 First Ave., Sunnyvale, Ca. 94809.
  • If you have a Mugshot that you would like to use for inclusion in the annual Media Guide, please email a medium resolution JPEG to Jon Rosner.
  • Attend a meeting, dinner or other event to meet WAJ members.
  • The Membership Subcommittee reviews the application and makes a recommendation to the WAJ Board for Membership.
  • The full WAJ Board votes on your Member application.
  • The Vice President of Membership welcomes you to WAJ as a Member.
  • Submit the $50 annual membership to the WAJ Treasurer, with a payment of $50.00  USD via the PayPal button below or mail your payment to Western Automotive Journalists, Att: Michael Coates, 347 Massol Ave., Apt. 708, Los Gatos, CA 95030.


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