June 9, 2023

Get Major Value From Your PAB Membership!

By: wzeiders

We appreciate your membership in the PA Association of Broadcasters and we want to be sure you are taking advantage of all of our member services:

Internship Reimbursement Program A great opportunity that helps member stations provide for interns to gain knowledge and experience in many aspects of broadcasting.

Job Postings Unlimited FREE postings for members.

Professional Development/Webinars With our partners at P1 Learning, RAB, and the Michigan Association of Broadcasters Third Thursday Webinars.  Includes FREE access to P1’s latest digital training platform, the Ten Minute Trainer Network and the P1 Plus 7-Week Intensive Sales Training Program  – a $500 per person value.  The following courses are also available FOR FREE from the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB):

    • Foundations/RMP
    • Adv. Sales/CRMC
    • Digital Sales/CDMC
    • Management/CRSM
    • Int. Mktg/CRMCi


We also add numerous professional development webinars throughout the year pertaining to various broadcast topics/interests.


Broadcast Innovation Grants A $250 expense stipend, per participant per event, for courses/events offered by NAB, RAB, TVB, NAPTE, Conclave, CRS, Poynter Institute, or any other professional development opportunity.

Broadcast Engineer Futures Enterprise To help train the next generation of homegrown engineering talent, PAB will reimburse member stations for the cost of Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) annual membership plus additional learning and certification opportunities. ($175 per engineer value)

State and Federal Legal Services David Oxenford of Wilkinson Barker Knaur, LLP for federal issues, and Ballard Spahr, LLP for state issues.

Alternative Broadcast Inspection Program (ABIP) Save time and money through FCC-style inspections of station infrastructure.

Emergency Alert System (EAS) FCC-mandated plan to rapidly distribute public safety warnings and information.

Broadcast NOW! is a career awareness program that gives students an authentic learning experience by pairing school communications teams with local broadcast stations.


If you would like more information on anything listed above, please do not hesitate to Gail Ponti at gponti@pab.org.  If you are not a current PAB member and would like to join, We would be more than happy to assist you.