Member Benefits


Working to preserve and protect your best interests and bottom line.

Legislative Representation – IBA is your advocate and voice in both Washington, DC and at the Iowa Statehouse.

Legal Hotline – As a dues paying member of the Iowa Broadcasters Association… the answers to all your broadcast and business law questions are just a phone call away.  IBA is pleased to offer this service as a member.

IBA Alternative FCC Inspection Program — Every three years, providing “low cost license insurance”…keeping stations fine free.

FCC-Regulatory Legal Filings – Advancing the positions of Iowa broadcasters before the FCC and the Courts.

Job Bank –Free online job postings for Member stations and job seekers.

EEO Requirements – Online directory for station EEO recruitment and outreach efforts.


Helping keep you in the know and one step ahead.

IBA Website – Access to the Members Only section of the IBA website for needed information at your fingertips!

Legal Advisories—Members only alerts to important legal and regulatory issues.

FCC Regulatory Advisories–Providing member stations with updates on important complex compliance issues.

Station Directory–Published annually, and made available to all member stations.

IBA Fast News – E-news updates and information on broadcast issues and Association activities.


Providing year round forums for personal growth and the exchange of ideas.

Summer Convention

Sales & Marketing Seminars

Management and Career Development

Professional On-site Training Seminars

Monthly Training Webinars

Legal & Regulatory Webinars

Freedom of Information Seminars & Workshops 

IBA Foundation Student Grants 

Discounted Services

Offering ways to reduce daily operating expenses

Reduced OMNIA®  Profile Fees – Helping stations hire right the first time!

Reduced IBA Alternative Inspection Fees

Reduced Seminar & Meeting Registrations

Free Monthly Training Webinars


Providing statewide peer recognition.

Broadcaster of the Year

Hall of Fame