New Members

Applications for WMBA 2018 are now open and will be accepted until 11:59pm on December 1st, 2017. Please scroll down to view and submit the application for membership.

Eligibility requirements for new members:
– No undergraduates or interns; must be employed in a legitimate arena of the music industry for over one year
– Completed application and two letters of recommendation
– All singer-songwriters must be affiliated with a PRO
– The acceptance of  every application is under the discretion of WMBA officers; we reserve the right to determine whether or not an applicant’s interests are aligned with the organization. 

Letters of Reference

Please note that applicants must send two letters of reference with one being from an existing WMBA member. Letters of reference can be sent via e-mail to, or via postal service to PO Box 120242, Nashville, TN 37212.

Membership Dues

Current members and alumni can now pay dues online with a credit card or PayPal account! Select your membership type below and click “Pay Now” to be redirected to the PayPal checkout.Dues are $40 for Active members and alumni. Dues increase to $50 if paid late.PLEASE NOTE: A $1.50 convenience fee will be added to your order upon checkout. For questions about payment, email Jana at

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