By becoming a member of WIFT Austin, you are investing in our mission to connect, support and empower women in film, TV, and media in the greater Austin area.
Membership with WIFT Austin includes access to any of our affiliated 60+ WIFTI chapters across the globe, including prestigious NYWIFT and WIF Los Angeles. Such a diverse and broad network of female film professionals is an investment worth considering.
We have power in our numbers.
Membership Benefits For All Levels*
Free or discounted admission to all WIFT Austin events
Free or discounted admission to all WIFT Austin professional programs
Opportunity to volunteer and participate in the WIFT Austin Mentorship program
Access to a Members Only page on the WIFT Austin website
Networking opportunities with other industry professionals
Promotion of public events on all WIFT Austin social media platforms
Discount on SXSW tickets
*All membership costs are annual. **For any inquiries regarding membership, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For women currently enrolled in at least one TV, film or media related course at an accredited university. We will welcome you into a mentorship network.
For women who are in the first 5 years of their career.
If you are in the first 5 years of your career, our programs will help you navigate the industry, gain skills and experience, and meet fellow women in the industry.Our mentorship offering continues for early career level members, as well as access to unique events and programs that help you gain traction and stay on track.
For women who have been working in the industry between 5-10 years.
If you are within 5-10 years of your career, we can help you expand your network and create a lasting career.It’s time to grow, and our professional networking and industry training benefits for WIFT Austin members are a great way to nourish your career progress. As an Emerging Member, you will also receive a listing on our online Membership Directory.
For women who have been working in the industry for over 10 years.
If you have more than 10+ years experience, we will offer networking opportunities with other professionals and keep you updated on new and emerging industry trends. Experienced WIFT Austin members carry the deserved prestigious credentials associated with their tier.
While no expectation for mentorship is required, our highest level of membership serves as a shining model of aspiration over our earlier career members. The benefits of joining at this level not only provide useful global networking and updates on industry trends, but also the opportunity to share your expertise with an apprentice, or a few. As an Experienced Member, you will also receive a listing on our online Membership Directory.