Membership Dues & Convention Fees

TMEA membership year is July 1-June 30. When you join or renew your membership, you can purchase other items and register for the annual convention.

Membership Dues
  • Active: $50
  • Retired: $20
  • College Students: $25
  • Institutional and Sustaining members join through our Exhibitor pages.
Don’t Live in Texas?

We welcome you to support our organization by becoming an active member. However, to attend the TMEA Clinic/Convention, out-of-state attendees are only required to pay registration fees.

Convention Fees

Texas music educators must be active members of TMEA to register for the annual convention.

Attendee Type Mail/Email/Fax
(by Dec. 31)
Online Early
Registration
(by Jan. 21)
Online and
On-site
Registration
(after Jan. 21)
Active Member $60 $60 $80
Retired Member $20 $20 $20
College Student Member
(included with
membership)
$0 $0 $0
Out-of-State $110 $110 $130
Family of Registrant
(non-music educator)
$10 $10 $10
Attendee Type Mail/Fax
Registration Fees
(by Dec. 31)
Active $60
Retired $20
College Student
(included with
membership)
$0
Out-of-State $110
Family of Registrant
(non-music educator)
$10
   
Attendee Type Online Early
Registration
Fees
(by Jan. 21)
Active $60
Retired $20
College Student
(included with
membership)
$0
Out-of-State $110
Family of Registrant
(non-music educator)
$10
   
Attendee Type Online and
Onsite
Registration Fees
(after Jan. 21)
Active $80
Retired $20
College Student
(included with
membership)
$0
Out-of-State $130
Family of Registrant
(non-music educator)
$10
Refunds

Convention fees for members and out-of-state registrants are refundable as follows:

  • Refunds must be requested via email (we cannot honor verbal requests) to susand@tmea.org by May 1 after the convention. Please indicate if the refund should go to the member or the school district.
  • Refunds will be reduced by a 10% refund fee.
  • Refunds requested after January 31 may not be processed until after staff returns from the convention.
  • After January 31, Technology Preconference registration and Presidents Concert tickets are non-refundable.
  • After May 1, without exception, no convention fee refunds will be processed.

Need Help?

For questions about membership, email Membership Manager Susan Daugherty.