The mission of the Academy is to promote creativity, diversity, innovation and excellence through recognition, education and leadership in the advancement of the telecommunications arts and sciences.
The strength of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is the member base. With over 15,000 members divided into 28 peer groups, the Television Academy represents television professionals from every field.
Members volunteer their time to serve on the Board of Governors, Executive Committee, and numerous other committees, as well as organizing various events.
In addition to Emmy voting, Television Academy membership has many benefits:
- Members are invited to attend peer group mixers, seminars and many more special events where they can learn, network and contribute.
- The Rewards Program offers an array of discounts and member perks at hotels, restaurants and spas and much more. Get special deals as well on limousines, print services, retail shopping and other items. Get details.
- The Television Academy now offers medical insurance to our members via Aetna. Those who enroll also benefit from a dental and vision discount plan medical insurance. Get details.
- Members are eligible to join the Film Group—which screens major motion pictures movies several times per month at state-of-the-art Goldenson Theatre—for modest additional fee. Get details.