Proof of Credentials
The ANA considers the following to be official credentials for media:
- A recognized press card
- A current National Association of Science Writers (NASW) or International Science Writers Association (ISWA) membership card
- A business card clearly showing media affiliation and positions (such as editor, writer, producer, reporter, etc.)
- A letter on official letterhead from an editor of a recognized publication or a producer of a broadcast program certifying that the individual is covering the conference for the respective organization
Freelance reporters should register in advance with an assignment letter from a qualified media outlet.