LION Membership Dues

Thank you for applying to be part of the LION Publishers community! Your membership dues help us support news publishers across the U.S. and Canada. Once you have applied for LION membership, please use the links below to pay dues and complete your membership registration. You should hear back from us within a week concerning the status of your application. Membership will be considered active once your submission has been approved and your dues have been paid.

If you are registering outside of the annual January renewal cycle, a coupon code has already been applied to offer you a prorated rate for the remainder of the year.

If you have not yet filled out a membership application, please do so here. Payments that occur without an associated application will be refunded.

Small Publishers – $210

(Less than $500,000 in annual revenue)

Medium Publishers – $280

(Between $500,000 and $1,100,000 in annual revenue)

Large Publishers – $550

(More than $1,100,000 in annual revenue)

Aspiring Entrepreneur – $70


If you’ve been approved for dues forgiveness (read more about our criteria here) you may register as a Small, Medium, or Large publisher through these links.

If you have any questions, you are welcome to reach out to [email protected]