Become a Member of CJA

Join the Chess Journalists of America

Chess Journalists of America is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting chess as a journalistic and scholarly endeavor among the people of the United States. We further this mission through educational and charitable initiatives, including our annual awards program, free chess magazine and archival projects. You can support the important work we do and help us serve the chess community by becoming a member of our organization today.

All memberships available for purchase endure for one year and the balance of the month in which the membership expires. The terms of your membership are governed by our bylaws and are subject to change at any time.



Regular membership entitles you to voting rights and participation in our annual awards program subject to any entry fees



Includes regular membership plus recongition as a generous supporter in The Chess Journalist and the website

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