Become an Associate Member

To Apply for Associate Membership:

  • Find a current WAJ member to be your reference.
  • Submit your application online below.
  • Attend a meeting, dinner or other event to meet WAJ members.
  • The Associate Membership Subcommittee reviews the application and makes a recommendation to the WAJ Board for Associate Membership.
  • The full WAJ Board votes on your Associate Member application.
  • The Vice President of Membership welcomes you to WAJ as an Associate Member.
  • Submit the $50 annual membership to the WAJ Treasurer, with a payment of $50.00  USD via Credit card or PayPal using the PayPal button below or mail your payment to Western Automotive Journalists, Att: Michael Coates, 347 Massol Ave., Apt. 708, Los Gatos, CA 95030.

Associate Membership Application:

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*Last Name:

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*Work Phone:


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Home Phone:


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*Business Title:


*Associate Member Introduction
(Briefly describe your work and why you are applying):

*WAJ Sponsor:

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After you have completed your membership application, you must submit your renewal payment with your Pay Pal Account or Credit Card by clicking on the Pay Now Button below!