Membership Checkout

The Application Process

Please follow these directions.

Step 1: Complete the Account Information section

  • Create a unique username.
    • For the best security, we suggest it does not contain your first name, last name or email address.
  • Create a password.
    • Passwords should be at least 16 characters long and include upper and lower case letters and numbers and symbols like ! ” ? $ % ^ & )
  • Enter your email address.
    • Use the address you would like to register with the website.

Step 2: Complete the Membership Application section

  • Answer the questions.
    • Required questions are indicated with an asterisk.
  • Submit the application.
    • The form will not submit if there is an error. Be sure all required information is supplied and you have created a strong password using upper and lower case letters with numbers and symbols.

Step 3: Pay the application fee

  • Make a payment.
    • Secure payments are hosted and processed via Stripe.

Now What Happens?

With payment, an account with Military Reporters & Editors is created. Your application will now go through the approval process. This process may take a few hours or a few days depending on your type of application. Once approved, you will have access to the members area on the website and qualify for membership benefits.

Be sure to check your spam/junk mail folder. Sometimes email from the website is diverted. If you have any questions or need to reach us, please contact us.

To avoid technical difficulties, please be sure to create a unique username and most importantly, a very strong password. It’s all for the benefit of keeping our community secure. Thank you!

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MRE Media Membership Application

Please complete the membership application. This information may be shared with the MRE Board of Directors or Membership Committee.

Your phone number is for our records and not shared.
Enter in the format: (000) 000-0000

Your personal email is for our records and not shared.

Location where you physically perform your work.
Enter in the format: city, state country
E.g. Washington, DC United States


If you are self-employed/freelancer without a DBA, use your name.
If retired, please list your most recent employer.

Please indicate your current position or job title.

Briefly describe your job covering military-related news.

Select one.

List the publication(s) where your work appears.
E.g. Washington Post, Defense News

Please indicate the military subjects you cover.
E.g. Pentagon, military technology, national security, etc.

If your work is available online, please provide the url.

Details appear in the sections above “The Application Process” and “What Happens Now?”

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